SC couple attacked by mob of suspects

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Javonne Dwaybe Koonce and Kelvin Cahill Davenport.

NEWBERRY COUNTY, S.C. (WLTX) — Authorities in Newberry County are searching two suspects in a mob attack on a woman and her boyfriend, WTLX reported.

A woman said she and her boyfriend were on their way to visit some friends when she was assaulted by a group of women. When the assault began, the boyfriend got into a fight with a separate individual, and was eventually attacked by four men.

The boyfriend had swelling and bruising around his face and eyes. Both he and his girlfriend were treated at the hospital for non life-threatening injuries.

Five suspects have been arrested. Two others — 23-year-old Javonne Dewayne Koonce and 18-year-old Kelvin Cahill Davenport — remain at large.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 1 (888) CRIME-SC.

Source: WTLX