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MAN LEADS POLICE ON THREE-COUNTY, 100 M.P.H. CHASE

(Union City, OH)--A man who police call a career criminal led them on a chase Tuesday that topped 100 m.ph. and covered three counties.  Union City police tried to pull over Michael Penka.  Penka let a female out of his car and then fled to Wayne County and then to Hollansburg.  Six agencies gave chase and took Penka into custody when he pulled into his mother’s house.  He had fled from a work release program.