Man arrested for assaulting soccer coach

Local - 10/17/2013 1:05 PM by Nadine Grimley
RONCEVERTE - A Greenbrier County man was arrested for assaulting a soccer coach.

Shannon Michael Shanklin, 33, of Renick, was charged with battery to an athletic official.  Sheriff Jan Cahill told Newswatch that the charged stemmed from an altercation with coach Patrick Murat at a Greenbrier East soccer game on October 8th.

Greenbrier County Schools Superintendent Sallie Dalton confirmed the incident.

Cahill said it's still under investigation by both the Sheriff's Department and the County Board of Education.

Stick with Newswatch for the latest on this developing story.


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