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Standoff with person inside car or truck ends in suicide, sheriff claims

A standoff with Upstate sheriff’s deputies Wednesday afternoon ended with a gentleman taking his own lifetime, officers stated.The coroner has not released the man’s identify.Cherokee County Sheriff Steve Mueller claimed the standoff started out when deputies tried to serve a warrant on the gentleman within a car or truck off of White Plains Road and U.S. Highway 29.Mueller mentioned the male refused deputies’ demands to appear out of the motor vehicle.Deputies fired a non-lethal gunshot, named an Exacto round, into the back window of the auto.Immediately after capturing out the window, deputies claimed they noticed a weapon in the auto. … Read more