SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) — A man is accused of attacking his coworker with a two-by-four at a business in Spartanburg.
Deputies responded Thursday to a fight at a business on New Cut Road.
According to a Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office report, a man told deputies he asked a coworker about his plans for Memorial Day weekend and that escalated into an argument before the suspect hit him with a two-by-four and choked him.
Another employee pulled the suspect, identified in the report as 48-year-old Reginald Lamont Foster, off the victim.
That witness told deputies Foster jumped off a lift and hit the victim with a two-by-four. The victim fell to the ground and Foster allegedly choked him.
A deputy noted several injuries to the victim who was taken to a hospital with marks and scratches to his head and upper body, along with a dislocated shoulder.
One deputy was injured while attempted to place Foster into a patrol car.
Foster was charged with second-degree assault and resisting arrest with assault.
Foster has been released from the Spartanburg County Detention Center, according to jail records.