Written By: Monday, December 18th 2017

A man was beaten with a chair outside of a bank in downtown Barrie.

Early Saturday morning a man was beaten outside of RBC branch location with a folding chair, the assault continued inside the banks vestibule.

The 64 year old victim suffered serious head and facial injuries. Barrie Police arrested a 34 year old man and have charged him with aggravated assault, assault with a weapon and breaching a recognizance order. Police say that the two men knew each other.