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Woman reports being assaulted with seashell in Myrtle Beach

A New York woman told Myrtle Beach police she was struck in the head with a seashell someone threw from an Ocean Boulevard balcony, according to a police report.

The 41-year-old woman from Erial, N.Y., told police that about 7 p.m. Sunday she was in the 6800 block of North Ocean Boulevard when someone threw a seashell from a balcony and hit her in the head, police said.

The woman had a cut to her head and was treated at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center.