The photo above is of Nathaniel Jacob Lee Shipman of Columbus County.
On Monday, August 30, 2021, two men had an altercation at a laundromat in Bladenboro, NC. Bladenboro Chief of Police William Howell confirmed Nathaniel Jacob Lee Shipman of Columbus County is suspected of cutting Michael Wix with a pocket knife, causing severe injury.
Shipman was arrested and charged with Assault with a Deadly Weapon causing Serious Injury. He was taken to the Bladen County Detention Center and placed under bond.
According to Chief Howell, Wix remains in the hospital due to his injuries. More information will be published as soon as it becomes available.