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Wednesday, February 8, 2023

McDonald’s employee arrested after alleged attack on co-worker

Beverly Williams
Beverly Williams

A McDonald’s employee was arrested after an alleged attack on her co-worker at the fast-food restaurant at Colony Plaza in The Villages.

Beverly Uvonee Williams, 52, of Lady Lake, had been involved in a verbal altercation Thursday night with a co-worker and was “yelling at her and backed her into a corner,” according to an arrest report from the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office. Williams “placed her hands around her neck and pushed her back into the corner.” There was a witness to the attack, the report noted.

Williams was taken into custody on a misdemeanor charge of battery. She was booked at the Sumter County Detention Center and released after posting $1,000 bond.

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