Man in custody after stand off with police
Thu, 01 May 2014 18:32:59 GMT —
Horry County police say they have a man in custody after he barricaded himself inside a home on Sanford Road off Highway 57 around Noon Thursday.
The standoff ended around 2 p.m.
Police and SWAT members threw a phone into the man's house to establish contact with him, according to Lt. Robert Kegler, with Horry County police.
The man fired a shot through the roof of the house, Kegler said, before coming out of the home, putting a shotgun on the ground and surrendering.
We will post more details as we get them.