By Jim Gentry | February 14, 2020 at 5:19 AM EST – Updated February 14 at 5:19 AM
WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) – A man has been charged in connection to an assault that left two Marines injured in downtown Wilmington last November.
Jevontae Marquez Ellison, 26, was arrested Wednesday by Wilmington police and charged with two counts of assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury.
One victim received a severe cut to his face during the confrontation and had to undergo surgery to repair nerve damage. The second victim sustained several cuts to the ear, which required stitches.
Ellison also has been charged with felony possession of marijuana, possession with the intent to manufacture/sell/deliver marijuana and probation violation. He is being held under a $60,000 secured bond.
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