Southport man accused of assaulting nurses


BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) – A Southport man is accused of assaulting three emergency room nurses.

It happened Saturday night at Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center.

According to arrest records, Kevin Burks, 29, threw a computer monitor into one nurse’s arm, hit another nurse in the face twice, and hit another nurse in the head.

He’s charged with assault on emergency personnel and injury to personal property.

He is out of jail.

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