WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Two women were taken to the hospital early Thursday morning after an argument that escalated into one woman having a beer bottle broken on her face.
According to someone from the Wilmington Police Department, the assault happened around 4:25 a.m. in the Creekwood community. Police said two women were at a memorial service earlier in the evening. The two later got into an argument.
That's when one of the women tried to walk away from the argument. Police said the other woman then allegedly hit the other with a beer bottle. Police said the beer bottle broke and cut the woman's face. Both women were taken to the hospital.
The suspect, Shirley Hines, was released from the hospital into police custody around 6 a.m. She's being charged with assault with a deadly weapon while inflicting serious injury.
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