CPD: Man who threw boiling water on woman in custody - WFXG FOX 54 - News Now

CPD: Man who threw boiling water on woman in custody

John Mitchell III (Source: Charleston Police Department) John Mitchell III (Source: Charleston Police Department)
CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston Police say a 26-year-old man wanted for an assault in downtown Charleston on Saturday is in custody.

CPD officials announced on Monday that  John Mitchell III, 26, is in custody for an incident that happened at a residence on N. Romney Street.

According to police, the victim suffered severe burns after the subject threw boiling water on her, according to a police report.

Anyone with information on Mitchell's whereabouts should contact Consolidated Dispatch at (843) or Crime Stoppers at (843) 554-1111.

Copyright 2014 WCSC. All rights reserved.
 
  • NEWSMore>>

  • Arkansas executes killer for 4th lethal injection in 8 days

    Arkansas executes killer for 4th lethal injection in 8 days

    Friday, April 28 2017 12:27 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:27:46 GMT
    Friday, April 28 2017 12:27 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:27:46 GMT

    State officials have declared the three already completed executions a success, using terms like "closure" for the victims' families, as they prepare for a fourth.

    More >>

    State officials have declared the three already completed executions a success, using terms like "closure" for the victims' families, as they prepare for a fourth.

    More >>
  • Pentagon joins intensifying probe of former Trump aide Flynn

    Pentagon joins intensifying probe of former Trump aide Flynn

    Friday, April 28 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:18:08 GMT
    Friday, April 28 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:18:08 GMT

    Documents released by lawmakers show President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was warned when he retired in 2014 not to take foreign money without "advance approval" by Pentagon...

    More >>

    Documents released by lawmakers show President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was warned when he retired in 2014 not to take foreign money without "advance approval" by Pentagon authorities.

    More >>
  • GOP says it can pass short-term spending without Democrats

    GOP says it can pass short-term spending without Democrats

    Friday, April 28 2017 12:17 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:17:45 GMT
    Friday, April 28 2017 12:17 AM EDT2017-04-28 04:17:45 GMT

    Lawmakers and the White House are nearing agreement on a $1 trillion spending bill days ahead of a government shutdown deadline - and President Trump's 100th day in office.

    More >>

    Lawmakers and the White House are nearing agreement on a $1 trillion spending bill days ahead of a government shutdown deadline - and President Trump's 100th day in office.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly