Man with swords resists arrest, wanted for sex crimes with a minor

Brandon Dewitt Miller

SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA)- Deputies arrested a man wanted for sex crimes with a minor after he resisted arrest with swords in his hands.

Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office says Brandon Miller of Spartanburg was wanted for a criminal sexual conduct 3rd degree with a minor.

Deputies arrived to 123 Whispering Pond Court to serve a warrant when Miller went into the back bedroom and grab two long swords.

According to the report, Miller told deputies he did not want to go back to prison and that he wanted to die “suicide by cop”.

The SWAT team, extra deputies and negotiators were called to the home.

Deputies continued to talk to Miller before tasing him to the ground and arresting him.

Miller was also charged with resisting arrest.