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Man faces aggravated battery charge after fight

By Staff Writer
Published On: Jul 23 2013 10:40:15 AM CDT
Updated On: Jul 23 2013 11:10:57 AM CDT
Jimmie James II

Jimmie James II

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho -

An early morning fight at an Idaho Falls bar landed a man in jail Tuesday on a charge of aggravated battery.

Idaho Falls police were called to Ford's Bar around 12:30 a.m. to find a 25-year-old man with injuries to his face. The man told police Jimmie Lee James II, 27, of Idaho Falls, tried to provoke a fight.  He said James punched him in the face several times when he tried to leave the bar to avoid a conflict.

James was being held in the Bonneville County Jail on charges of aggravated battery.

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