CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston Police Department is trying to locate a person of interest in relation to a February 16 “altercation that led to a female being assaulted.”
According to CPD, two victims approached an officer outside Uptown Social on King Street around 12:43 a.m.
The victims advised that they were on the top floor of Uptown Social waiting in line for the bathroom when victim #2 got out of line to talk to some friends, then returned to stand with victim #1.
When he returned, two males started a confrontation with him and accused him of cutting in line. Victim #2 said that he was not going to the bathroom, just standing with victim #1 while she waited.
The situation escalated and the two males began physically assaulting the victims. Victim #1 said that she was truck on the top of the head two to three times by one suspect, described as a black male wearing a white long sleeve Henley style shirt. Victim #2 said that he was punched in the left side of his face by the black suspect as well.
The other suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5’10 in height, wearing a long plaid dress shirt.
Both victims declined treatment from EMS.