Federal investigation leads to suspension of FCSO deputy

Florence, SC - FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A sheriff's deputy in Florence County has been suspended from the force without pay pending the results of a federal investigation, according to officials.

Capt. Michael Nunn, spokesman for the Florence County Sheriff's Office, said the unidentified deputy was suspended from duty last week.

Nunn said the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms has taken over the investigation into the deputy.

No further information has been released by the Florence County Sheriff's Office.

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