Person in custody after standoff in Park West neighborhood, Mount Pleasant police say

— A suicidal person who was barricaded Wednesday afternoon in the Park West neighborhood was later taken into custody, police said.

Authorities received a call about the incident at 12:53 p.m. in the area of Queensgate Way and Baltusrol Lane, according to officials with Charleston County’s Consolidated 911 Dispatch Center. The caller indicated that the person had a mental disorder, officials said.

In a message posted on Twitter, police confirmed that they were in the area regarding a “suicidal/barricaded subject.” The person is now in custody, police said around 3 p.m.

Further details about the incident were not immediately available.

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