Richard Williams. Source: Florence County Detention Center.
TIMMONSVILLE, SC (WMBF) – A teacher at Timmonsville High School
has been arrested after an alleged assault on a student on Monday.
Richard Williams, 46, was arrested by Florence County
Sheriff's Office investigators on Monday and charged with Assault and Battery,
third degree, according to a news release from FCSO spokesperson Captain
Michael Nunn. The misdemeanor charge carries a penalty of up to 30 days in jail, a fine of up to $500, or both.
According to investigators, Williams is alleged to have
assaulted a student after a "verbal altercation."
Williams was released from Florence County Detention Center
on a personal recognizance bond.
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