Social Media Influencer Hayes Grier Arrested in Mecklenburg County


MECKLENBURG CO., N.C. – Officials have released social media influencer Hayes Grier from the Mecklenburg County Jail.

Officers arrested Grier on Friday just after 2:30 p.m.

According to jail records, officials issued warrants for his arrest in California after he allegedly assaulted a 24-year-old man in uptown Charlotte on July 26th. Grier is also accused of stealing the man’s $1,200 iPhone.

Police have not said what led to the attack.

Grier is facing three felony charges, including assault causing bodily injury, common law robbery, and felony conspiracy.

He is the younger brother of Carolina Panthers back-up quarterback Will Grier.