HOLLY (WWJ) – Charges could be filed as early as Tuesday following the death of a 43-year-old man who was knocked unconscious outside of a bar in Holly.
Police say the victim, a Highland resident, died Monday — three days after he was punched in the face and hit his head on the cement outside Martini’s Bar and Grill.READ MORE: Meet These Two Bear Cubs Who Have Become Inseparable At The Detroit Zoo
Investigators say the victim was leaving the bar when he was attacked by a 37-year-old man from Fenton, who was subsequently arrested near the scene for aggravated assault and parole violations.READ MORE: Delta Wants Other Airlines To Share ‘No-Fly’ Lists To Help Stop Unruly Passengers
The victim was transported to the hospital, but never regained consciousness. The Fenton man is now facing possible murder charges.
It wasn’t immediately clear what caused the altercation between the two men.MORE NEWS: Veteran Needs Help With Home Repairs
Stay with WWJ Newsradio and CBSDetroit.com for the latest.