A Hiddenite was arrested by Taylorsville Police Friday night following a short foot chase. Officer J.E. Lackey spotted a vehicle run a red light around 10 pm at the intersection of US 64-90 and NC Highway 16. Officer Lackey pursued the vehicle a short distance. The driver stopped and fled on foot. Lackey was able to apprehend the suspect following a brief chase on foot. Arrested was 45 year old Jeffrey Ray Minton of Hiddenite. Minton was charged with Running a Red Light, Fleeing to elude an officer, and Driving while Impaired. Minton was placed in the Alexander County Detention Center under a $1,500 secured bond. Minton has a trial date set for April, 25th in Alexander County District Court.