A man knocked out a 12-year-old girl during an altercation at a mall.
A Black Mountain man, David Steven Bell, has been charged after participating in a fight Saturday at Asheville Mall.
The police reported that a fight between juveniles broke out at the mall, and the man placed himself in the middle of the fight.
A few started pushing the man who came in the middle of the group saying “Break it up”.
The man then turned to one girl who was speaking to him, pushed her hard, and when she came back to fight the man, he knocked her out. The girl was 12 years old.
Here’s the video,
bra… this shit happened at my local mall. the world rlly getting fxcked up. Fuck this dude pic.twitter.com/FXIVEnoUYO
— *:･。. (@dawszn) January 13, 2019
The girls were not interacting with Bell, it’s not until he put himself in the middle and yelled “Break it up” that he became acknowledged.
An off duty police officer arrested 51-year-old bell, and he is charged with assault on a female under 12 and two counts of assault on a female.
His business also seems to have been ruined. Bell is a Piano teacher, after the arrested he completely deleted his Piano Business page. He used to offer lessons in intermediate piano, early childhood piano, beginning piano, popular piano, jazz piano and classical piano, according to the website, according his “Learning Musician” profile, where his information as also now been deleted.
He has been released from custody but could face up to 450 days, about 1 year and 3 months in jail if convicted of the 3 misdemeanor charges filed against him.