Penticton pub fight results in assault charges

An unruly customer is facing assault charges following an incident at the Kettle Valley Station Pub in Penticton on Monday, Aug. 8, 2016.

PENTICTON - A Penticton pub had to call police after business was disrupted by an unruly customer earlier this week.

Police responded to the Kettle Valley Station Pub on Monday, Aug. 8, following a complaint of a patron assaulting a server and a bartender.

RCMP spokesperson Cpl. Don Wrigglesworth says the customer also assaulted a police officer.

The man was arrested on several assault charges and taken to jail in an intoxicated state, Wrigglesworth says, and was released the following morning after sobering up.

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