CPD: Man who threw boiling water on woman in custody

CPD: Man who threw boiling water on woman in custody

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston Police say a 26-year-old man wanted for an assault in downtown Charleston on Saturday is in custody.

CPD officials announced on Monday that  John Mitchell III, 26, is in custody for an incident that happened at a residence on N. Romney Street.

According to police, the victim suffered severe burns after the subject threw boiling water on her, according to a police report.

Anyone with information on Mitchell's whereabouts should contact Consolidated Dispatch at (843) or Crime Stoppers at (843) 554-1111.

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