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      Man charged for New Year's Eve chase through Market Common

      A Myrtle Beach man was arrested Thursday once he was released from the hospital for a chase that happened on New Year's Eve.

      Eric Jenkins is charged with DUI, Driving under Suspension, and Failure to Stop for a Blue Light.

      Police say he refused to stop for a DUI checkpoint about 11:20 Monday night.

      Troopers chased him through the Market Common in Myrtle Beach until he crossed Highway 17 Bypass.

      They were able to stop his car on Highway 707.