A Pawleys Island woman reported that someone tried to vandalize and set fire to her home late Sunday night.
Police responding to the scene found a rock had been thrown through a window of the residence. Someone also attempted to light a rolled up magazine and burn the dwelling, police said.
It appeared that arson was attempted near the front door of the home, police said.
The homeowner said she had a verbal altercation with at least one person in the neighborhood.
Investigation is continuing into the incident.