Suspect jailed following hit-and-run incidents in Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant police arrested a motorcyclist Saturday after the suspect caused three collisions. ANDREW KNAPP/STAFF

A driver was arrested in Mount Pleasant Saturday after striking two motorcyclists in two hit-and-run collisions near Market Center.

According to tweets sent out by the Mount Pleasant Police Department, the collisions occurred near Lowe’s Home Improvement on Highway 17, and near Venning Street, about a mile down the road.

The suspect was arrested for the hit-and-run incidents and for driving under suspension. Police say more charges may come.

Reach Derrek Asberry at 843-937-5517.