Officer injured in N. Charleston chase, suspect arrested

Officer injured in N. Charleston chase, suspect arrested

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - A North Charleston police officer is recovering from injuries after wrecking his vehicle during a car chase Wednesday night.

According to police, an officer tried to pull a suspect over for a narcotics violation around 8 p.m. on Chantilly Lane. The driver did not stop, and led police on a chase up Dorchester Road.

During the chase, an officer reportedly hit a vehicle not involved in the pursuit in the area of Dorchester and Cross County Road.

The chase ended in Goose Creek, where officers arrested 26-year-old Terrance Heyward.

Heyward was charged with failure to stop for blue lights and marijuana possession.

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