FREDERICK, Md. (WUSA9) -- A man was arrested early Sunday after police say he struck a person in the face with a beer bottle inside of a Frederick bar, according to the Frederick Police Department.

Byron Scott Speak of Frederick, Md. was charged with first and second-degree assault, police said.

At approximately 1:37 a.m., police say officers were flagged down by a staff member of JoJo's Restaurant and Bar located at 16 E Patrick Street. The staff member informed police that an assault had occurred inside.

Police say Speak told officers that he struck a patron's face with a glass beer bottle. Speak was arrested after officers observed a severe cut to the victim's face.

Police say the victim was taken to Frederick Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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