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Edgecombe County deputies arrest two after hospital fight

Quantez Dickens
Quantez Dickens(Edgecombe County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Sep. 22, 2021 at 8:21 AM EDT|Updated: Sep. 22, 2021 at 9:06 AM EDT
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EDGECOMBE COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - Two people are facing charges after deputies say they got into a fight in a hospital waiting room.

Edgecombe County deputies charged Quantez Dickens from Greenville and a juvenile Monday night. Deputies say they were fighting in the waiting room of the ER at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital.

Last night, deputies responded to assist Tarboro Police Department with an incident in town. Following this incident,...

Posted by Edgecombe County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, September 21, 2021

When deputies arrived, Dickens and the juvenile began physically fighting with law enforcement. Deputies say Dickens had a gun on him.

Dickens was charged with carry concealed weapon, disorderly conduct and resisting a public officer.

Two Vidant police officers helped take Dickens and juvenile into custody

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