Man in critical condition after assault at St. Clair Shores bar

Fraser man in custody

St. Clair Shores police car. (WDIV)
St. Clair Shores police car. (WDIV)

ST. CLAIR SHORES, Mich. – An assault early Sunday at a St. Clair Shores bar left a man in critical condition.

UPDATE: Man dies after assault at St. Clair Shores bar

Police said a call was received around 1 a.m. about a 47-year-old man who was unconscious at Kapones Sports Tavern at 24301 Harper Avenue.

When police arrived, the St. Clair Shores man was on the ground and was bleeding from his face. He was transported to a hospital.

Police said the man responsible fled the scene before officers got there. The man, a 33-year-old from Fraser, was identified and arrested without incident about 4 p.m. Sunday.

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the St. Clair Shores Police Department Detective Bureau at 586-445-5305.

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