Detention Officer Branden Williamson was delivered a notice of termination in Columbia Thursday after he was charged with felony assault related to the incident.
"After I received the call from Sheriff Leon Lott, I was extremely embarrassed as well as infuriated," McFadden said. "After speaking with the arresting officer and hearing the circumstances I was more infuriated. As a former homicide detective I have witnessed too many of these domestic disturbances. This will not be tolerated."
Williamson worked for the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office since June of 2019.
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