Mount Pleasant standoff ends peacefully

Credit: WCBD/Jason Michael

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCBD) — The Mount Pleasant Police Department says a situation on Long Point Road has been resolved peacefully.

The department announced on social media that its dealing with a man with a knife inside an apartment.

Charleston County Consolidated Dispatch says authorities responded to the situation in the 1600 block of Long Point Rd. Friday, August 19 at 1:57 p.m.

Credit: WCBD/Jason Michael
Credit: WCBD/Jason Michael

Witnesses in the area tell News 2 that SWAT is out in the area with guns drawn.

The Department later announced that the suspect was in custody and everyone involved is safe.


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