Three men are facing assault charges after a large brawl outside a Pictou bar on Twining Street early Sunday morning, say RCMP.

Pictou County RCMP said they got a call about 20 to 30 people fighting outside a bar shortly after 2 a.m.

Once officers got there, they found an unconscious 21-year-old man. He was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and was later released.

Three men from Pictou County are facing charges including assault causing bodily harm, assault a police officer, escaping lawful custody, obstruction of justice, possession of a weapon and breach of court orders.

RCMP are anticipating more charges.