MP woman arrested for driving while barred

A rural Mt. Pleasant woman was arrested and charged with driving while barred after being pulled over for speeding.

Tori Lynn McPherson, who was driving a 2002 white Ford Focus, was stopped at approximately 12:57 a.m., on Thursday, Nov. 30, by a Henry County Sheriff?s Deputy near the intersection of Dakota Avenue and Salem Road for speeding.

McPherson was found to be driving while barred. She was arrested and transported to the Henry County Jail and charged with driving while barred and given a citation for speeding.

A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until or unless proven guilty.