Chester Officer Fired After Inappropriate Touching of Woman

Posted December 7, 2017 12:56 pm | Filed under Featured, Local News, News

The Chester Police Chief confirmed that an officer has been fired after inappropriately touching a woman.  Officer James “Jimmy” Johnson was arrested in Union, South Carolina for inappropriately touching the woman in a restaurant, according to Chester Police Chief Eric Williams.

Williams confirmed Wednesday that Johnson has been fired from the department.  Union County deputies said Johnson was intoxicated during the incident.   Johnson is charged with third-degree assault.