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Marianna man arrested for battery on a law enforcement officer

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MARIANNA, Fla. On Thursday the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Super 8 Motel on Highway 71 in Marianna in reference to a Welfare Check.

During the investigation deputies learned 33-year-old Christopher Williams was inside of a Hotel Room.

Williams had an active warrant for Child Support.

He resisted a deputy who was attempting to take him into custody.

Williams fled on foot into a wood line close to the Motel and was arrested a short time later without incident.

He is charged wirh Battery on a Law Enforcement Officer and Resisting Officer with Violence.

Both are 3rd Degree Felonies.

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