COLUMBIA, SC (WLTX) -- Richland County deputies arrested a man they say was speeding and tried to assault a deputy Saturday.

He's 52-year-old Robert Simon.

Deputies say Simon was pulled over on Garners Ferry Road after he was going more than 100 miles per hour. Investigators say when they got Simon to stop, he tried to assault a deputy.

Simon is charged with reckless driving and attempted assault. He was also wanted in Fairfield County.

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