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SWAT team called to Anderson Co. motel

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Anderson County deputies and the SWAT team respond to the Super 8 Motel on Highway 153. (June 25, 2013/FOX Carolina) Anderson County deputies and the SWAT team respond to the Super 8 Motel on Highway 153. (June 25, 2013/FOX Carolina)
ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The SWAT team in Anderson County was called to the Super 8 Motel on Highway 153 to serve a warrant on Wednesday morning, deputies said.

FOX Carolina cameras were on scene when the SWAT team set off a distraction device around 7:45 a.m. to try and capture someone being described as a violent offender, deputies said.

Deputies said they received information that a fugitive was staying inside the motel, but that person was not located.

Two people in the room SWAT entered were arrested, but deputies said neither was the person they were after. Deputies said they did find drugs in the motel room.

Deputies said there was no current threat to the community.

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