UPDATE: Police ID man arrested after police chase in Eau Claire

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EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- City of Eau Claire Police arrested Jace M. John DOB 12/19/1992 for resisting an officer, battery to a police officer and felony bail jumping.



EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- One person is in custody after an early morning police chase in Eau Claire.

The Eau Claire police department says UW-Eau Claire police first spotted a driver speeding down State Street at about 60 miles per hour. That's when the pursuit began.

The chase ended outside the Regency Inn & Suites on Hastings Way around 12:30 a.m. Friday morning. Nearly a dozen squad cars surrounded the building, as the driver ran out of his vehicle. An officer caught the suspect on foot near Wagner's Lanes, where he was arrested and taken into custody.

The driver's name has not yet been released.