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      DJJ Correctional officer charged with assaulting detainee

      DJJ corrections officer charged with assaulting detainee.

      RICHLAND COUNTY (WACH) ?? South Carolina Law Enforcement Division agents arrested a juvenile correctional officer Thursday for allegedly assaulting a juvenile detainee.

      Authorities say 32-year old Edward Bing III is charged with assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature; a felony offense.

      Bing allegedly assaulted a juvenile detainee, causing a compound fracture of the juvenile's leg. The case will be prosecuted by the 5th circuit solicitor's office.