BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- Boyd Harrelson has been charged with Second Degree Murder in the baseball bat beating of a man in Leland who later died.
Harrelson had already been charged with assault with a deadly weapon.
Brunswick County Sheriff's deputies Friday arrested William Joseph Connolly for assaulting Hartford Talmage Sellers III New Year's Day. Connolly is in jail under $5,000 bond. Sellers died Friday of his injuries.
Deputies had already charged Nickolas Wayne Smith, with assault with a deadly weapon as well.
No bond has been set for Harrelson.