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ABBEVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina)- The South Carolina Highway Patrol says that a man has been arrested after assaulting one of their troopers at a DUI checkpoint in Abbeville. 

Donald Blake Outzs was arrested at around 1:00 Sunday morning and initially resisted arrest before assaulting a Highway Patrol trooper at a DUI checkpoint near Old Hodges Rd. and Mt. Olive Church Rd. in Abbeville, according to SCHP. 

Highway Patrol says that Outzs is in custody and is currently being charged with driving under the influence and resisting arrest with an assault on law enforcement.

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