ANDERSON COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A man is in custody after a standoff Thursday evening in Anderson County.
According to the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded around 6 p.m. to a domestic violence call in the area around Severn and Gordon Streets.
Deputies said the victim was able to get out of the house but the suspect was still inside and armed.
As a result, SWAT, K9 Unit, and Negotiations responded and it was an ongoing effort to get the man to surrender.
Deputies took William Bailey into custody.
He has been charged with domestic violence third-degree, pointing and presenting a firearm and resisting arrest.
He is currently being held in the Anderson County Detention Center.