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FLORENCE, S.C. -

Deputies with the Florence County Sheriff's Office Proactive Criminal Enforcement (PACE) Unit arrested Rufus Mays Williams, II of Lake City on July 16, and charged him with possession of cocaine and resisting arrest/assault on a police officer. 

According to Deputies, Williams had cocaine on him at the Trailer Club located at 344 Eugene Street in Lake City.  Law enforcement said he also assaulted an officer while he tried to place Williams in handcuffs following the arrest.  The altercation, which began inside the Club, spilled out into the parking lot where Williams was eventually taken into custody. 

Williams was released from the Florence County Detention Center on the following day on a $5,000.00 surety bond.

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