Greenville County Councilman Arrested

Simple battery and assault

Ed Jenson
October 13, 2017 - 12:38 pm

Greenville County Councilman Rick Roberts has been arrested after a man was hit with an aluminum pipe at an Easley business..

Roberts, who represents District 21, is charged with simple battery and assault, 3rd degree..

Authorities say Roberts struck the victim with the pipe on his right hip while the two were at the Saluda River Yacht Club on Oct 4th.

Roberts turned himself in to the Law Enforcement Center on Oct. 11, and was released on a personal recognizance bond of $1,000. 

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