Arrest Follows Female Altercation

  Deputy Sheriff Devin Hodges was dispatched to Park Road near Fountain Inn at 7:35 last evening on a report of an assault. A 22-year-old woman alleged that another woman of the same address had punched her in the face after she confronted her about allegations. The other woman had left, but reportedly returned around ten minutes later while the deputy was questioning the victim. She reportedly said she was cornered and had to defend herself. After investigation, the officer arrested 36-year-old Portia Luster Williams of 1210 Park Road, Fountain Inn on charges of 3rd Degree Assault. Ms. Williams was held overnight in the Johnson Detention Center, pending arraignment.