Edenton Man Charged In Tyrrell County Street Fight

A weekend fight has landed one man in a Greenville hospital and another in jail.

Tyrrell County Sheriff Darryl Liverman says Lovell Hill of Edenton was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious bodily injury.

The sheriff says around 12:45 a.m. Sunday they went to a fight on Fonsoe Street in Columbia. There they found 25-year-old Steven Childress lying in the street, bleeding from his head. The Columbia man was first taken to Chowan Vidant Hospital and then to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.

Hill was jailed on a $50,000 secured bond.