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12-hour standoff ends in Colleton County


A 12-hour SWAT standoff in South Carolina's Colleton County is now over. 

Colleton County Sheriff's deputies went to a home on Rum Gully Road in Islandton Thursday afternoon to serve someone an order of detention. Officials say that's when the man pulled a rifle on the deputies and then ran back inside. 

A SWAT team responded and standoff got underway. 

The Colleton County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that the man has been taken into custody.

WTOC will bring you more details as soon as they're made available.

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