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Traffic Stop Leads To Foot Chase

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A man is in the hospital after leading police on a foot chase.

Wichita Falls Police said officers stopped Shane Clement just before 2:a.m. on Friday.  He was driving an SUV in the 1200 block of Ridgeway.  Police said the 39-year-old got out of the SUV and ran off on foot.  Police tackled him just after the short foot chase.  However, Clement told officers he couldn't breathe so he was taken to the hospital where he is in critical condition.

Police said they also found a large quantity of meth at the scene.