Heavy police presence in Conway area neighborhood
Residents near Pine Loop Road had to shelter in place on Tuesday afternoon as police responded to a mental health call.
Around 2 p.m., Horry police asked people near the area to shelter in place. The response caused traffic delays and people were asked to use detours in the area.
A couple of dozen police cars, a SWAT team vehicle and police in heavy gear were at the scene an hour after the incident was first reported. The situation was quickly resolved and police left the area.
Police say one person was put into Emergency Protective Custody in the incident and there were no injuries.