One suspect taken into custody during manhunt in Georgetown

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GEORGETOWN COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office deputies have apprehended one of two suspects who fled police today and abandoned their car south of Georgetown.

SWAT team members and a bloodhound continue searching an area near White Hall Road off U.S. 17 for a second suspect, according to officials.

Motorists in the area are advised to beware of the law enforcement activity and keep moving, according to officials with the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office. Others should avoid the area if possible.

Residents should remain inside and lock their doors.

Anyone with information is urged to call 911.

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