Myrtle Beach man slaps, pulls hair and flips child from chair, police say
By WBTW News Staff
James Brannon - J Reuben Long Detention Center
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) - A Myrtle Beach man was arrested over the weekend after police said he assaulted three people, including two children.
According to an Horry County police report, James Brannon, 53, came home intoxicated Friday, flipped an 11-year-old boy out of a chair, pulled the hair of 17-year-old male and slapped a 15-year-old girl in the face.
When police arrived, they noted Brannon smelled of alcohol and was having trouble focusing.
Brannon is charged with two counts of cruelty to children and assault and battery, 3rd degree.