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DeSoto Deputy dismissed due to domestic battery charges

Posted at 6:51 PM, Apr 24, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-24 18:51:34-04

DESOTO, Fla. — The DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office Investigations division conducted a criminal investigation of Deputy Brian Willams for domestic battery charges.

According to DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office, after the case was taken to court, a warrant was issued for Williams.

Williams’ Charges:

  • Arson
  • Domestic Battery
  • Violation of an Injunction
  • Protection Domestic Violence

Sheriff Potter has withdrawn Brian Williams’ appointment as a deputy sheriff.

The DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office said they are dedicated to the safety of the community and that their deputies and support personnel will never be above the law.

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