Bill Bloxham Dies At Restaurant 10 Months After He Was Beaten Under Bridge

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Winston-Salem Police said a homeless man who was assaulted in January by a group of teens was found dead at a Hardee’s restaurant.

Police said Arthur Bloxham died at the Hardee’s on First Street in Winston-Salem. He was found inside of the bathroom. Police said there was no sign of an assault or injury.

Read: Three Teens Arrested for Beating Homeless Man in Winston-Salem

In January, Bloxham, 59, was sleeping under a bridge when he was attacked by a group of teens. Three of the teens attended RJ Reynolds High. The teens were later charged after the attack.

Follow WFMY News 2 on Facebook and Twitter

Watch: Triad Homeless Man Attacked Under Bridge Out Of ICU

Two of the teens including, Tremayne Butler, 18, and his brother Treshawn Plater, 17, pleaded guilty to assault inflicting serious bodily injury, conspiracy to commit the assault and common law robbery.

Related: Winston-Salem Library Community Praying For Homeless Assault Victim

Butler was sentenced to 33 months and Plater was sentenced to 39 months because of previous assault charges.

Related: Teens Plead Guilty To Beating Homeless Man In Winston-Salem

Decorus Roundtree and two juvenile suspects were also charged in the case.

► Make it easy to keep up to date with more stories like this. Download the WFMY News 2 App now

 

 

© 2017 WFMY-TV


JOIN THE CONVERSATION

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment
TRENDING VIDEOS