(CBS Detroit) – An accused inmate involved in the death of a Wayne County deputy has been charged with first-degree murder.
28-year-old Deandre Williams was arraigned today and faces at least four other charges.READ MORE: Royal Oak Plans To Establish A New ‘Social District’
Police say the incident happened last Wednesday when corporal Bryant Searcy was on duty to inspect jail cells.READ MORE: Michigan House Committee Approves Resolution To Subpoena Former Health Director Robert Gordon
The deputy then died after a violent struggle with Williams.MORE NEWS: Detroit Public Schools Pause In-Person Learning Until May Amid COVID-19 Cases Spike
© 2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.