Suspect in custody after standoff with police

Wilbur Snow

Wilbur Snow is in custody charged with Criminal Domestic Violence of a High and Aggravated Nature and Kidnapping after a standoff in Murrells Inlet Monday morning, according to Horry County Police Lieutenant Robert Kegler.

It happened off in Coastline Court off U.S. 17 Bypass near the Garden City Connector and off Wood Thrush Drive in Murrells Inlet.

Horry County police Lt. Robert Kegler said they were negotiating with Snow after receiving a call that he was holding a woman hostage.

Police arrived around midnight and tried to make contact with Snow all morning, according to Kegler. They made contact after 9 a.m.

He said both Snow and a woman came out of the house around that time. The woman was not injured.