Hostage situation resolved; man in custody
Monday, March 03, 2014 11:03 PM
Officers converged upon a house in South Greenwood late Monday night during an apparent hostage situation.
Reports surfaced about 9:30 p.m. about the incident, which unfolded at a duplex along Maplewood Court just south of S.C. Highway 34. Officers from the Greenwood County SWAT team, Greenwood Police Department, Greenwood County Sheriff’s Office, South Carolina Highway Patrol, and State Transport Police were seen at the scene.
No one was injured during the standoff. Greenwood Police Department officials said police took Marquis Anderson, a 20-year-old Greenwood man, into custody following the ordeal. According to investigators, he will face charges of criminal domestic violence and kidnapping in connection with the incident.
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