Myrtle woman charged in police assault

By JB Clark

A Myrtle woman was charged with assaulting a police officer while being arrested for a DUI in Union County last week.
Angela Russell, 24, was arrested for felony DUI and while being arrested, Russell allegedly kicked a trooper in the face.
She remains in Union County Jail on a $30,000 bond for the felony DUI, felony assault on a police officer and misdemeanor traffic citations.
The trooper was treated for minor injuries to the mouth.