2 teens charged after restaurant beating video went viral

Two teenagers are now facing charges in connection with a fight at a restaurant near the UT campus.

Officers arrested 19-year-old Stevean Wilson on Sunday. He's charged with aggravated assault. A 17-year-old boy is also charged with simple assault.

The fight broke out in February at the Cook Out on Cumberland Avenue. A video of the fight circulated on the internet and social media.

Investigators reviewed the video and worked to identify the people in it.

Police say the 17-year-old was the first person to hit the victim.

No one called 9-1-1 to report the incident.


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