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Deputies: Former deputy evaluated after SWAT called to home

Deputies said they received a call about a man making threats inside the home on Pine Drive in the Piedmont area. (June 30, 2014/FOX Carolina) Deputies said they received a call about a man making threats inside the home on Pine Drive in the Piedmont area. (June 30, 2014/FOX Carolina)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Greenville County deputies and SWAT was called to a home near Piedmont on Monday afternoon.

Sgt. Jennings Autry said they received a call about a man making threats inside the home on Pine Drive in the Piedmont area. He said a 14-year-old boy was inside the home at the time of the call.

Autry said due to the nature of the incident SWAT was called.

The SWAT team was able to make entry and safely removed the teen from the home, according to Autry. 

The man, who is a retired Greenville County deputy, was detained without incident, Autry said.

At this time, no charges have been filed in the case.

The man was taken to the hospital for evaluation.

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