Wanted man arrested after barricading himself in Hilton Head Island apartment

Crime & Safety

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (WSAV) – A man wanted on out-of-state warrants has been arrested after barricading himself inside of a Hilton Head Island apartment Tuesday afternoon.

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office says after speaking with negotiators, Gary Baker surrended to U.S. Marshals and BCSO deputies.

No one was injured during the incident.

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HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (WSAV) – The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) is responding to a man barricaded in an apartment Tuesday afternoon.

BCSO says U.S. Marshals attempted to arrest a male subject near Cordillo Cabanas apartments on Hilton Head Island. The man, who is wanted on out-of-state arrest warrants, fled into a Cordillo Cabanas apartment and is currently barricaded.

BCSO deputies and SWAT members are on scene.

Residents and drivers are asked to avoid the area and should expect an increased law enforcement presence until the situation is resolved.

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