Florence police seek suspect they say assaulted an officer among other crimes

Pee Dee Crime

FLORENCE, S.C. (WBTW) – Police are looking for a man they say assaulted an officer among other crimes.

Kendall Lavern Johnson is wanted for assault and battery on a law enforcement officer, unlawful carrying of a pistol, possession of a firearm by a a convicted felon from an incident that occurred in March of 2020.

The Florence Police Department issued a photo Saturday morning with a description of Johnson. He is described as 5’ 2”, weighing about 120 pounds and is believed to be in the
Florence area.

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Anyone with information on Mr. Johnson’s location is asked to contact Lt. Spears of the Florence Police Department at 843-665-3191 or kspears@cityofflorence.com.

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