WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Three people, including an off duty police officer, were taken to the hospital following an altercation at the Sand Bar in Wilmington early Friday morning.
According to Lt. Blanton from the Wilmington Police Department, crews were called to the scene around 1:30 a.m. after reports that someone had a knife. Blanton said the suspect was involved in an fight.
A 911 call reveals a caller saying, "Yes, I need EMS at the Sand Bar, uh...Seahawk Landing right now. Dude get slit up in the face pretty bad."
"Are they fighting?" asks the dispatcher.
"Nah, dude's just standing there," says the caller. "Some dude just come over top of him like that."
When officers arrived they found a victim in the parking lot with a cut to the left side of his face horizontally from his ear, across his face, and through the middle of his nose.