Deputies: Customer punches store clerk at Dollar General on James Island

Deputies: Customer punches store clerk at Dollar General on James Island
Man charged with assault and battery 3rd degree after punching store clerk. (Source: WALB)

JAMES ISLAND, S.C. (WCSC) - A man has been arrested after deputies responded to a Dollar General on James Island for an assault on Saturday afternoon.

Charleston County deputies say Travis Lemar Jones is charged with assault and battery in the third degree.

According to the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office, the incident happened at 1238 Camp Road just after 3:30 PM.

Deputies say a James got upset with a store clerk.

According to the sheriff’s office, he then threw items at the clerk, punched her several times, then fled the premises.

James was located and arrested on Seaside Lane.

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