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Suspect in assault of sheriff apprehended

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Nathan Lively (Source: Aiken County Sheriff's Department) Nathan Lively (Source: Aiken County Sheriff's Department)
The location of the search. (Source: Google Maps) The location of the search. (Source: Google Maps)
Sheriff Michael Hunt (Source: aikencountysheriff.org) Sheriff Michael Hunt (Source: aikencountysheriff.org)
AIKEN COUNTY, SC (WIS) -

Sheriff's deputies have located and arrested a man who they said assaulted Aiken County Sheriff Michael Hunt during a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon.

Nathan Lively was caught by law enforcement agents late Wednesday afternoon after focusing their search in the area of U.S. Highway 1 near Belvedere-Clearwater Road.

Authorities have not said why Hunt conducted the traffic stop.

More on this story as it develops.

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