Washington Man Charged After Monday Night Assault

A Washington man was injured and another man charged after a dispute Monday night.

Steven Lacey, 23, has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury.

Washington police say they were called around 8:15 p.m. to the 1000 block of East 6th Street. The victim, 48-year-old Willie Moore, Jr., was first transported to Vidant Beaufort Hospital, and then to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville where he is in fair condition.

Lacey was jailed on a $15,000 bond, while police say additional charges are pending in the case.


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