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BAR ASSAULT: Police Arrest Suspect

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Police have made an arrest in connection with a weekend assault at a Des Moines bar.

Twenty-nine-year-old Cornelius Brown Jr. is charged with willful injury.

Brown allegedly punched 26-year-old Markus Mullenger and then kicked him in the head outside of Scores Sports Bar on Hickman Road early Sunday. Police found Mullenger face down and bleeding from his face and ears.

The bar’s owner says the pair was arguing in the bar and then got kicked out.

Brown remains in the Polk County jail on a $10,000 bond.