Mount Pleasant traffic stop prompts foot chase

A traffic stop in Mount Pleasant turned into a foot chase Monday morning.

A number of police cars were reported speeding through town about 10 a.m. Dispatch said they were sent to a traffic stop on White Hall Drive.

The neighborhood is off U.S. 17 across from Wando High School.

An officer was involved a foot chase, Inspector Chip Googe said. He said he would release more information later today.

Reach Dave Munday at 937-5553.