High speed pursuit leads to two facing numerous charges

LINCOLN COUNTY, Neb. -- A central Nebraska couple is facing charges after a high speed pursuit with authorities. 

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office says a deputy tried to pull over a car for reckless driving north of North Platte Monday afternoon. 

The pursuit reached speeds of 100 miles per hour.

Authorities say during the chase, the driver was seen throwing out bags from his car. 

The chase ended west of Stapleton. 

A search of the car and the bags turned up one pound of pot and four ounces of meth. 

Authorities then searched their home which turned up nearly 10 pounds of pot, a homemade pipe bomb, guns and a stolen ATV. 

Joseph Duran and Alissa Duran are now facing numerous charges.