Man accused of shooting at deputy in Union Co.

Michael Wynn

UNION CO., S.C. (WSPA) – A man has been accused of shooting at a Union County deputy Saturday morning, according to the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies responded to a hostage call between 5:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. on Lowry Street.

25-year-old Michael Anthony Wynn is facing multiple charges, including 2 counts of attempted murder, kidnapping, possession of a weapon during the commission of a violent crime, failure to stop for blue lights, pointing and presenting a weapon at a person, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon after he shot at a deputy and hit a patrol car, deputies say.

They say Wynn ran out of the house on Lowry Street, shot at a deputy and hit a patrol car, and then tossed his gun.

He was later arrested and is being held at the Union County Jail.

Wynn was denied bond and will need to see circuit court judge.

SLED has been called in to investigate.

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