Chester Co. deputy involved in Fort Lawn, S.C. shooting

Chester Co. deputy involved in Fort Lawn, S.C. shooting
The Chester County Sheriff’s Office is responding to an officer-involved shooting in the Fort Lawn area. (Source: Jay Boyd/WBTV)

FORT LAWN, S.C. (WBTV) -The Chester County Sheriff’s Office were involved this morning in an officer-involved shooting and standoff in the Fort Lawn, S.C. area.

Deputies responded to a 911 open line call in the 600 block of High Tower Road around 3 a.m. Saturday.

Deputies say Gerald Williams Jr. allegedly shot at deputies.

He was arrested at 11:45 a.m. and will be charged with resisting arrest with a deadly weapon. Other charges are pending.

There were no injuries reported.

This is a developing story.

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