Created on Monday, 08 October 2012 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Brian Barnes, 48, of Sidney, was charged with public intoxication after he was found unconscious laying in a gutter near Moore’s Cafe, 111 S. Detroit St., around 1:30 a.m. Sunday.
He had been struck by another named male who left the area.
A Bellefontaine squad responded and provided treatment at the scene
Mr. Barnes regained consciousness, officers reported. Saying he would “now play the Joker,” the defendant claimed he would return and kill everyone in the bar.
The heavily intoxicated man was lodged in jail.