Suspect fires shots at deputies in Florence County

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Officials from the Florence County Sheriff's Office responded to shots fired on Sally Hill Road in Timmonsville on Thursday afternoon.

The suspect fired several shots at deputies and barricaded himself inside the residence for a period of time before surrendering, Major Mike Nunn confirmed.

No injuries were sustained during the shootout.

The suspect has been taken into custody.

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