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9/30/05 Tyler

A Smith County Deputy Is Attacked With A Machete

  Forty-six-year-old Meldun Williamson is in jail today, for allegedly attacking a Smith County Deputy with a machete. Police say it happened at an apartment complex parking lot in Tyler. The officer was off duty. Police say Williamson was blocking the deputy in a parking lot with his car. After a short confrontation, the deputy says Williamson attacked his car with a machete. When eventually arrested, police say they found two machetes in Williamson's car. He has been charged with three counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Molly Reuter, reporting. mreuter@kltv.com

 

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