ARMOUR - A Douglas County man was arrested after allegedly leading law enforcement on a high-speed chase while he was intoxicated, including driving 82 mph in a 20-mph zone.
Zachery Milligan, 23, of Harrison, was arrested on June 18 and charged with aggravated eluding and driving under the influence after a high-speed chase in Douglas County, court documents state.
According to court documents, a Douglas County deputy attempted to pull over a speeding Chevrolet Tahoe on U.S. Highway 281 in Armour, but the vehicle, driven by Milligan, allegedly increased speed and made multiple turns, failing to yield at several stop signs.
Milligan was traveling at 82 mph in a 20-mph zone, court documents state, before losing control of his vehicle at the intersection of 377th Avenue and 273rd Street, two miles west of New Holland and about 17 miles northwest of Armour.
The deputy approached the vehicle, and Milligan allegedly admitted to drinking "a few" alcoholic beverages before driving.
Milligan was charged with aggravated eluding, a Class 6 felony, punishable upon conviction by up to two years in prison and a $4,000 fine; and second-offense DUI, a Class 1 misdemeanor, punishable upon conviction by up to one year in jail and a $2,000 fine.
Bond was set at $300. A court hearing was scheduled for Thursday.
Harrison is an unincorporated town six miles west of Corsica.