Police: Wilmington man hits coworker with 2×4 during fight

Stephen Parker Brown (Photo: WPD)

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A man was arrested after getting allegedly hitting his coworker with a 2×4 in an early morning fight in Wilmington.

Wilmington Police Department says officers responded to the 1900 block of Wolcott Ave. in reference to an assault just before 2 a.m. Thursday.

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Police say Stephen Parker Brown, 47, had been coming back from a job with his coworker when they got into an agrument. Brown reportedly became angry, broke the victim’s windshield with his arms and assaulted him with a 2×4, causing lacerations and bruising.
Brown was charged with assault with a deadly weapon intent to kill and injury to real property, and given a $50,000 secured bond.