Horry County police aid Highway Patrol in search for suspect near North Myrtle Beach

Horry County police are assisting Higway Patrol in the search for a suspect near North Myrtle Beach, said Lt. Robert Kegler.

North Myrtle Beach Department of Public Safety issued a Nixle alert about 5:50 p.m. notifying drivers of police activity near Water Tower Road and S.C. 22 bypass.

Details about the suspect and the offense were not immediately available.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.