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      Man sues saying he was falsely imprisoned for seven months

      Kaleb Cabbagestalk, 21, filed a lawsuit against the Florence County Sheriff's Office, Florence County Solicitor's Office, Florence County Detention Center and the SC Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon Services, saying he was falsely imprisoned for seven months at the Florence County Detention Center after armed robbery charges against him were dropped.

      The suit says on March 12, 2012 the Florence County Solicitor's Office informed the Florence County Detention Center and Florence County Sheriff's Office that Cabbagestalk's armed robbery charge stemming from the November 3, 2010 arrest was going to be dismissed and that Cabbagestalk should not be detained any further for the armed robbery charge.

      However, the Florence County Solicitor's Office failed to notify either Cabbagestalk or his attorney, Rose Mary Parham, that the armed robbery charge was going to be dismissed, according to the lawsuit.

      The suit states the Florence County Solicitor's Office also failed to notify the investigator handling the case for the City of Florence Police Department and state probation officials.

      The lawsuit says the Solicitor's Office failure to make the notifications about the dismissal resulting in the extended and unjustified detention of Cabbagestalk.

      It says the Florence County Detention Center continued to hold Cabbagestalk without any legal justfication from March 12, 2012 until October 26, 2012.

      He's seeking unspecified damages.

      Cabbagestalk is being represented by James T. McBratney.

      The Florence County Attorney and the Florence County Sheriff's Office say they can't comment on the lawsuit, because they haven't seen a copy of it.