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Puslinch man charged after verbal beef turns physical at Guelph bar

Incident happened Saturday evening at a Woodlawn Road West business
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A Puslinch man was arrested after an assault at a Guelph bar Saturday night left another man needing stitches.

Approximately 10:30 p.m. police were called to an establishment on Woodlawn Road West. Security staff reported two men were involved in a verbal altercation when one was punched twice in the face, opening a laceration which required three stitches. The two were known to each other.

A 19-year-old was located a short time later and arrested for assault causing bodily harm.