Peter Thomas, the husband of "Real Housewives of Atlanta' star Cynthia Bailey, is facing an assault charge after an alleged incident inside his Charlotte, NC bar.
According to court officials, a criminal summons has been issued for simple assault against Peter Thomas. Thomas is the husband of Cynthia Bailey and has been on the RHOA for five seasons. Thomas opened Sports One Bar, along the 500-block of North College Street, in 2014. According to a police report, officers were called to the uptown Charlotte bar early Sunday morning around 1:25 a.m. A 45-year-old man told police he was assaulted in the bar. The man called WBTV and claimed Thomas assaulted him. According to the police report, officers consulted with an off-duty police officer and a witness to the alleged incident and determined no assault occurred. Monday, a Mecklenburg County judge reviewed the police report and issued a summons for Thomas' arrest on simple assault. As of Monday afternoon, that summons had not been served.Update, Jan. 26: The victim, identified as Brandon Patrick Link, says he was hospitalized for minor injuries after the alleged attack. Peter denies the allegations, saying Brandon was kicked out the bar for being intoxicated and injured himself when he slipped on ice.