Man Charged in Myrtle Beach Barricade Incident

Myrtle Beach Police have charged a man in the barricade situation we told you about last week. 35 year old Darryl Dashawn Jones of Myrtle Beach was charged with resisting arrest. According to police, Jones called authorities around 5 a.m. to report a theft, and when they arrived they learned that Jones was wanted for a probation violation. While attempting to arrest him, Jones barricaded himself in a room at the ‘Happy Holiday Motel’ on North Ocean Boulevard and after several hours, officers were able to get him out of the room with the help of K-9 officers. During his arrest, he allegedly swallowed several baggies that contained an unknown substance and was taken to the hospital. Jones is being held at the J. Reuben Long Detention Center without bond.