Wesley Spires will soon be headed home. He is scheduled to be released from medical treatment early next week.
Spires is the man who was viciously attacked while on a date at the Augusta Riverwalk, along with his date Ashley Solesbee. Spires suffered severe head injuries and has been in the hospital since the May 3rd attack.
Spires does not have health insurance.
A 5K benefit is planned for September 21st help his family with the hefty medical expenses. It will begin at the North Augusta Riverview Park Activities Center at 8:00 a.m.