Mount Pleasant Police Arrest Man With Stolen Gun

A man is in jail Monday after police caught him with a stolen gun.

Mount Pleasant police were called to a business on Three Leaves Drive near East Deerfield Road.

They found a 40-year-old Mount Pleasant man going through cars in the parking lot.

When police approached the man, he took off.

They chased him, and eventually caught and arrested him.

Officers found a loaded gun and marijuana in his bag.

They say the gun was stolen back in 2007.