Report: $3M settlement reached following death of man in Mount Pleasant Police custody

A settlement has been reached after a man’s death in 2019 while he was in Mount Pleasant Police custody. According to a court filing from Sept. 11, the widow ofJames C. Britt, Jr. agreed toa $3 million wrongful death settlement with the Town of Mount Pleasant following her husband’s death in September 2019. According to a coroner’s report from October, a bystander reported that Britt was seen publicly urinating next to his disabled vehicle near the Snee Farm neighborhood.