Man allegedly assaults another man with statue


A 22-year-old Aiken man was arrested Saturday after being accused of hitting another man in the face and head with a statue.

Brandon Plotts was charged with third degree assault and battery. The incident took place at a home on Pickens Avenue.

According to the incident report, the victim said that Plotts had assaulted him. The victim was bleeding and had a laceration on his lip.

Plotts said the victim had been “talking trash to him all day” and he told the victim that he would mess him up if he didn’t leave him alone, according to the incident report.

Plotts said he assaulted the victim after telling him several times to leave him alone.