Mount Pleasant Man Faces Several Charges Including Domestic Assault

A Mount Pleasant man has been arraigned after being indicted on several charges including domestic assault and witness tampering.

Paul Hawk is being charged with possession of a firearm, domestic assault, and witness tampering.

Hawk is being accused of owning a handgun after being previously convicted of domestic assault.

He also is accused of assaulting two separate people and tampering with the witnesses grand jury testimony.

If convicted, he faces up to 20 years in prison.