FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Florence County deputies arrested the former Florence SRO for sexual battery with a student Wednesday, according to the FCSO's press release.
Jamil K. Hall, 39, was suspended without pay when allegations came in about "inappropriate behavior" with a student, the press release states.
Hall's employment with the sheriff's office was terminated following the investigation.
"Law enforcement officers are held to a higher standard," Sheriff Kenney Boone stated. "We cannot tolerate the misuse of our office and will prosecute violators to the fullest extent of the law."