Accused bowling ball attacker appears in Roseville court

Accused bowling ball attacker appears in Roseville court

2nd man charged in Roseville bowling ball attack

The final suspect in a violent attack at a Roseville bowling alley that ended with an employee being struck by a bowling ball has been formally charged in connection with the crime, officials said Wednesday.

Quinton Kisor, 31, of Detroit, has been arraigned in 39th District Court in Roseville on a charge of assault with intent to do great bodily harm and a charge of assault with a dangerous weapon, according to authorities. 

If convicted, he faces up to 10 years in prison on the assault with intent to do great bodily harm charge, a felony, and up to four years for the dangerous weapon charge.

Kisor was caught on video walking behind the counter, picking up a barstool and throwing it at the employee. He then picked up a bowling ball, smashing it on the back of the employee's head.

2 charged in beating of bowling alley worker

He has a criminal record that includes a felony weapons conviction and a conviction for drug charges, according to the Michigan Department of Corrections. 

Moore, of Clinton Township, was also charged with interfering with crime report. Kisor, of Detroit, was additionally charged with assault with a dangerous weapon — he threw the bowling ball.

Kisor and another man are accused of assaulting a worker at the Apollo Lanes bowling alley on Gratiot near 12 Mile at 11:45 p.m. on Oct. 10. The brutal attack was captured by the business security surveillance system.

Officials say 31-year-old Branden Moore and 31-year-old Quinton Kisor were both charged with assault with intent to do great bodily harm less than murder, a 10-year felony. 

Police said a group of people were bowling at the business when it became unruly and created a disturbance.

Police say the employee asked the group to leave because they became unruly and then began creating a disturbance.  

One of the bowling alleys employees asked the group to leave, they said. Several members of the group surrounded the counter where the employee was standing, according to police.

One of the men in the group reached over the counter and punched the employee in the face, officials said. Another man in the group stepped behind the counter and punched and kicked the worker in the face and on his body, they said.

The first assailant walked behind the counter and struck the worker with a bar stool on the head, according to authorities. He then picked up a bowling ball and struck the worker, a 28-year-old Roseville man, on the back of the head, police said.

Branden Moore, 31, of Clinton Township was arraigned on charges of of assault with intent to do great bodily harm less than murder and interfering with a crime report — committing a crime/threatening to kill or injure, both 10-year felonies.

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