Police detain man after assault call at Walmart near Market Common


MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) – Police responded to a call about an assault at a Walmart Neighborhood Market near Market Common.

Officers conducted a “high-risk traffic stop,” due to the nature of the call, according to Cpl. Thomas Vest with the Myrtle Beach Police Department. A person believed to be involved in the incident was detained.

Police said there is no threat to the general public in the area. The incident happened at about 2 p.m. on Thursday.

No further details are available at this time. Count on New13 for updates as we work to gather more information.

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