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Empty tank ends high speed chase

PETERSBURG, IN (WAVE) – A high speed chase came to an end in southern Indiana after the suspect's car ran out of gas.

A state trooper started chasing the car driven by Jonathan Gerber-Bateman, 20, after clocking him driving faster than 100 miles per hour.

A short time after the chase started it ended when the Bateman's car ran out of gas.

Bateman and his passenger, Lukas Atkins, 33, were both arrested.

Atkins was arrested for providing false information to police.

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