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Man accused of beating victim so severely, eyeball was knocked out of place

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David Scott (Source: Columbus County Sheriff's Office) David Scott (Source: Columbus County Sheriff's Office)
Witnesses say Scott beat 60-year old Edwin Stanley (pictured), who owns Stanley Mobile Home Park outside of Whiteville, because he was upset that Stanley was evicting him after he allegedly beat up his girlfriend. Witnesses say Scott beat 60-year old Edwin Stanley (pictured), who owns Stanley Mobile Home Park outside of Whiteville, because he was upset that Stanley was evicting him after he allegedly beat up his girlfriend.

COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WECT) – A man is behind bars, accused of beating a 60-year-old man so severely that one of his eyeballs was knocked out of place.

Authorities with the Columbus County Sheriff's Office say David Scott is in jail under a $27,000 bond, charged with assault with serious body injury, simple assault, and breaking and entering.

Witnesses say Scott beat 60-year old Edwin Stanley, who owns Stanley Mobile Home Park outside of Whiteville, because he was upset that Stanley was evicting him after he allegedly beat up his girlfriend.

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