Hilton Head barricade situation ends with no injuries

Published: Jan. 18, 2022 at 3:30 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 19, 2022 at 4:27 AM EST
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BEAUFORT COUNTY, S.C. (WTOC) - A barricade situation on Hilton Head Island ended without any injuries Tuesday.

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office responded to Ashton Cove Drive around 1 p.m. to reports of a barricaded man. When deputies arrived, they learned the man was armed with a shotgun and had fired it at least once.

Deputies and SWAT team members surrounded the home while negotiators talked to him on the phone.

The man came out of the home just after 5 p.m. He was taken to the hospital to be evaluated.

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