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UPDATE: Dade County inmate steals vehicle; chased by police

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A police chase that began in Dade County ended in Dayton Thursday evening.

Dade County Sheriff Ray Cross tells Channel 3, inmate Walter Gann, 36, was working at the county transfer station, when he allegedly stole a county vehicle and took off.

Cross says Gann made it to Dayton, Tennessee where he hit an officer's patrol car before he was caught.

Gann is being held in the Rhea County jail where he is expected to face charges for hitting the patrol car.

Cross says Gann will face more charges when he's brought back to Georgia.

No officers were injured in the pursuit.

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