FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Frederick police say a bar patron suffered a jaw fracture and head lacerations when he was attacked for calling another drinker a name.

William Halley, 34, is charged with first- and second-degree assault in the incident early Thursday morning at Guido’s in downtown Frederick.

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Police say the victim was sitting at the bar with Halley and another man when he called the other man a name.

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They say Halley hit the victim in the back of the head with a glass, knocked him to the ground and beat him in the face and head with a bar stool.

Halley was taken to the Frederick County jail and couldn’t be reached for comment.

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