Face Punch from Fist

A Monday assault was alleged with a Laurens County Sheriff’s Office arrest yesterday. 22-year-old Dante Zachius Wheeler, booked as a Homeless man from the Fountain Inn area, was charged with Assault and Battery 3rd Degree. An investigation of Deputy Croker is cited as indicating that Wheeler punched a victim in the face with a closed fist Monday. Dante Wheeler remained in the Johnson Detention Center this morning, awaiting a bond hearing.