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Man in custody after chase ends on Victory Drive

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Gerome Lee (Source: Chatham Co. Sheriff's Office) Gerome Lee (Source: Chatham Co. Sheriff's Office)
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

An earlier morning police chase ends with a wreck and a suspect in custody. 

The chase started around 3 a.m. Thursday on Ga. 204. Police chased Gerome Lee all the way to the intersection of Ogeechee Road and Victory Drive. According the Georgia State Patrol, the car wrecked and Gerome ran off.

Troopers say they clocked Lee going 120 miles per hour in a 55 mile per hour zone and that he almost hit a taxi head-on during the chase. Victory Drive was shut down for a short time overnight, but has since reopened.

Troopers caught the suspect and arrested him on eight different charges including DUI, driving the wrong way, fleeing and speeding.

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