Punxsutawney, PA – A Punxsutawney man is facing assault charges after a bar fight.

32-year-old Justin Juliette is accused of choke slamming another man onto the bar one night in early January.

Witnesses also say he slammed the man’s head into a radiator and then onto the floor, causing him to lose consciousness for a short time. The victim was later taken to the hospital by his parents.

Juliette’s preliminary hearing is scheduled for today.

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