MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) – Myrtle Beach police have a suspect in custody after a search through a neighborhood.
Officers were called Tuesday night to the 7600 block of Driftwood Drive, which is in between 76th Avenue North and 79th Avenue North, for a report of a person threatening a family member with a weapon.
Myrtle Beach police Cpl. Tom Vest said that before officers arrived on the scene, the person ran away.
Officers set up a perimeter and used K-9 teams to search the area.
The person was soon taken into custody, but officers will remain on the scene as they investigate.