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      Man in custody after stand off with police

      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.