MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) Agents with the 15th Circuit Drug Enforcement Unit are searching the woods behind the Alexan Withers Preserve Apartments in Myrtle Beach for a suspect as showers continue to soak the Grand Strand.
Units on scene could not provide a description of the suspect or any information about the individual or why they are looking for them.
A WMBF News crew on scene did note several officers clothed in protective vests.
Myrtle Beach Police assure that the reason for the search does not pertain to a crime committed in that area, but could not give further details about the possible charges this suspect may face.
The Drug Enforcement Unit is in charge of the operation in search of the suspect, and are receiving assistance from Myrtle Beach Police. Our news crew noted that a tow truck arrived on the scene to tow away a vehicle that had been searched, but officers are not releasing any more information.
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