A Fairborn, Ohio man has been arrested after leading police on a chase through Shelby and Auglaize counties.

34-year-old Omar Rivera has been charged with one count of fleeing and eluding a police officer. Just after 10 p.m. Wednesday night, the Shelby County Sheriff's Office notified law enforcement in Auglaize County that they were in pursuit of Rivera and he was driving upstate Route 66. According to scanner traffic, speeds reached over 100 miles per hour in the stretch between New Bremen and St. Marys.

Rivera was captured on a dead end street in St Marys and he's currently in the Auglaize County Jail.

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