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Man barricaded at Conway Country Club, police say

Police are negotiating with a man who has barricaded himself inside a clubhouse at Conway Country Club.

The man is the only one inside the building, and authorities have been on scene since about 12:30 p.m., said city public information officer Taylor Newell.

Officers are using a microphone to call out to the man barricaded inside.

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Police blocked roads around a standoff at the Conway Country Club Monday afternoon. Josh Bell jbell@thesunnews.com

"Literally all we know is a man is barricaded inside and they are trying to get him to come out peacefully," said Newell, who stated it's unknown if the man is armed.

At about 4:30 police were giving the man instructions by megaphone.

Horry County police are also on scene assisting in the incident.

Hannah Strong: 843-444-1765, @HannahLStrong

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