Police investigating alleged assault at St. Clair Shores bar

By: Kristyne E. Demske | St. Clair Shores Sentinel | Published May 31, 2018

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St. Clair Shores Police are investigating an alleged assault at a local bar.

According to a press release from the Police Department, dispatchers received a call at 6:40 p.m. May 30 for a fight that had just occurred.

When officers arrived, they discovered a man in his 50s lying outside the back door of Kapone’s Sports Tavern, 24301 Harper Ave., with a head injury. He was taken to an undisclosed hospital for treatment.

Another man involved in the fight was still at the bar when police arrived; he was taken into custody. No details were released about the man.

Police Detective Gary Crandall said that no other information about the assault was available May 31.

The Police Department will be submitting a warrant request for an undisclosed charge to the Macomb County Prosecutor’s Office June 1, according to the press release. The investigation is ongoing and police are still gathering evidence. Anyone with any information about the incident is asked to call (586) 445-5305.