Man accused of beating, kidnapping woman apprehended in Greenville Co.

Shawn Dickson (Source: Greenville County Detention Center).

GREENVILLE Co., S.C. (WSPA) — Deputies have arrested a man accused of beating and kidnapping a woman.

The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office said in a release that 41-year-old Shawn Mitchell Dickson was taken into custody one day after a SWAT standoff.

Deputies responded Wednesday night to a home in the 2700 of Old Buncombe Road where a woman was reportedly beaten and tied up.

The victim managed to get free and call 911 for help.

SWAT team members also responded to the home after officers were told Dickson was still inside, but he was not found during a search.

Deputies arrested Dickson Thursday at a residence on Holley Lane.

He’s in the Greenville County Detention Center without bond on charges of kidnapping, aggravated domestic violence and resisting arrest, according to jail records.