Green Attacked in Texas

Singer-songwriter Pat Green (“Carry On,” “Three Days”) was attacked Monday (March 11) in South Padre Island, Texas, by a man described by police as a “white male in his early 20s.” Green suffered serious facial fractures and was admitted to a hospital in Brownsville, Texas. Green, his wife and members of his band were relaxing on the beach around 6:50 p.m. when the attack occurred, his spokeswoman told CMT.com. The assailant was charged with aggravated assault and will appear in court Tuesday (March 12). Green had played a sold-out show Sunday (March 10) in South Padre Island and was scheduled to perform in Corpus Christi, Texas, on Tuesday (March 12). That show will be rescheduled. 03/12/02