Police chase closes I-41 SB near zoo, arrests made: sheriff

All southbound lanes of Interstate 41 were closed near the Zoo Interchange on Friday night, Oct. 15. The closure began around 9:30 p.m.

According to the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office, the interstate was closed to support a Milwaukee police chase of a reckless driver. That driver's vehicle was stopped in the interchange.

Wisconsin Department of Transportation cameras showed traffic being diverted off the highway at Burleigh.

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FOX6 News at the scene saw an armored vehicle leave around 10:30 p.m. Shortly after, the sheriff's office said all suspects who were in the car were taken into custody. 

Traffic reopened around 10:45 p.m.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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