A Mankato man is facing assault charges after he allegedly punched a bar employee in the face on Thursday night.

According to the report, 24-year old Malcohm Clark was sleeping at the bar when an employee went to wake up the man. When Clark woke up, he allegedly punched the victim in the chin. Two employees held down the man until officers arrived and took Clark into custody.

Clark is charged with two Felony counts of 5th Degree Assault.

Court records show that Clark has two prior assault convictions in the past three years.