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Bar fight lands Charleston man in jail

David Michael Sigler (Dorchester County Sheriff's Office) David Michael Sigler (Dorchester County Sheriff's Office)
SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) -

A 40-year old Charleston man was arrested after Dorchester County sheriff's deputies say he punched a 51-year-old man in the head at a bar, causing him to lose consciousness.

Deputies responded to Loco Joe's on Miles Road in Summerville just before 11 p.m. Tuesday after reports of an assault.

After interviewing witnesses, investigators determined that David Michael Sigler hit a 51-year-old man in the head with his fist. The victim lost consciousness and had to be hospitalized.

Sigler was arrested near the incident location and charged with assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature. Sigler is being held in the Dorchester County Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing is pending.

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