On April 1 at 10:15 p.m. Appling County Deputies were dispatched to 500 Midway Church Road in reference to a fight. Upon arrival deputies found Chris Ladislaw, age 23, lying in the driveway with head injuries.
An investigation revealed that Joey Tomberlin, age 31, Carla Ladislaw, age 39, and Britney Overstreet, age 21, were injured in the altercation. Chris Ladislaw and Britney Overstreet were transported to Appling HealthCare by EMS. Ladislaw was then transferred to Memorial Hospital in Savannah with severe head injuries.
Further investigation revealed that William Tate Carter, age 21, and William Brad Carter, age 41, were involved in the incident and had left the scene. Arrest warrants were secured for the Carter subjects. William Tate Carter was arrested for aggravated assault and William Brad Carter was arrested for battery. William Brad Carter was also injured in the altercation. Both subjects have posted bond on the charges.