Coleman, Ala (WBRC) – to update: Officials at Rock the South are now offering a reward for information after a person was attacked at the festival Saturday night. Their official statement is below:
“Rock the South organizers are offering a $10,000 reward plus tickets for life to Rock the South for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the physical assault of Reid Watts on Saturday, July 22nd.
Rock the South entertained more than 35,000 people last night, and event organizers are working with local law enforcement to identify the perpetrators.
The Coleman Police Department is reviewing all footage taken at Rock the South near the scene of the accident; These videos were shared by both the attendees and the Rock the South cameras monitoring the festival.
If you have any information about this incident, please contact the Coleman Police Department through their Facebook page- Coleman Police Department | Coleman AL | Facebook“
A man is in the hospital after being attacked by several individuals at Rock the South in Coleman.
According to reports, the man jumped up and beat him unconscious until security arrived and a crowd of people drove him away. He was then taken to an ambulance and taken to a local hospital where he was sutured and diagnosed with a broken nose and concussion.
Authorities are searching for the individuals involved in the incident.
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