Folly police ask for tips after woman found beaten

Police are asking for the public’s help finding an attacker who beat a woman on a Folly Beach street early Saturday.

Police were notified around 2 a.m. of a fight going on at Center Street and East Arctic Avenue. When they arrived, officers found an injured woman lying in the street.

Two witnesses gave contradictory statements about what happened, according to a Wednesday news release from the police department.

Video from a nearby restaurant did not focus on the scene and was not helpful.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Burke at 725-9989 or rburke@cityoffollybeach.com or leave a tip with Crime Stoppers at 5554-1111.

Reach Dave Munday at 937-5553.