ECU police said a man arrested Monday for a pregame assault outside Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium punched a 23-year-old ECU alumnus from behind, knocking him out cold.
Stefan James Vaughan, 24, of Currituck County, has been identified as the man caught in a flash of video striking Gregory Taylor Shouse before the Aug. 31 East Carolina University football game with Old Dominion.
Shouse, a Clemmons resident, fell face-first to the ground and suffered serious injuries, authorities said. Vaughan, identified and located with the help of witnesses and concerned citizens, was arrested in his home county and charged with assault inflicting serious injury, according to the East Carolina University Police Department. His bond was set at $25,000.
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