Police: Man entered North Charleston home, stole bed, bit ex-girlfriend

Clark Thomas Keagy, 20, of Lansing Drive in Mount Pleasant faces charges of second-degree burglary and possession of Schedule 2 drugs after the North Charleston police said he entered his ex-girlfriend's home, stole her bed and bit her on Tuesday, May 28, 2013. Officers who arrested him also found him with prescription pills, a report stated. (PROVIDED)

A 20-year-old man was arrested Tuesday on charges that he barged into his ex-girlfriend’s North Charleston home, stole her mattress and bit her.

Clark Thomas Keagy of Lansing Drive in Mount Pleasant faces counts of second-degree burglary and possession of Schedule 2 drugs after the police officers who arrested him reported finding him with 11 prescription Adderall pills.

The incident unfolded about 4:15 p.m. at an apartment building on Leesville Street in the city’s Park Circle area.

A 19-year-old woman told the North Charleston Police Department that Keagy, from whom she had been separated for four months, came into her home without permission and took her $500 mattress.

While he was inside, Keagy picked up the woman and bit her in the chest area, leaving a painful red and blue mark, according to an incident report.

He gave her the middle finger, then left, the report stated.

Keagy was arrested later Tuesday in Mount Pleasant. He remained at Charleston County’s jail Wednesday in lieu of $20,000 bail.

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