Man attacks former boss with crowbar

Image by Flickr user Micah Taylor This isn't the exact weapon used by Fitzpatrick...but you get the idea.

Police have arrested Michael P. Fitzpatrick, 60, for attacking his former employer with a crowbar at a North Charleston auto shop this morning.

Fitzpatrick has been charged wtih second-degree assault, second-degree burglary, and attempted robbery.

The incident began at approximately 7 a.m. this morning, when officers responded to an alarm at Parks Auto Parts. The store manager reported that while he was inside the store, Fitzpatrick attacked him with a crowbar. After a struggle, the victim was able to get away and alert police.

The victim was brought to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

For more in-depth info, head over to Live 5 News's article here.


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