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Former Doc's Bar owners suing over name

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TYBEE ISLAND, GA (WTOC) -

The former owners of Doc's Bar are trying to stop the new owner from using the name.

Robert Parker and his wife Margaret Stone closed the Tybee Island bar in April.

They are currently facing vandalism and felony theft charges.

Police said they trashed the bar before leaving and stole an air conditioner and other equipment.

In their lawsuit filed in Chatham County Superior Court, Parker and Stone content the new owner of Doc's stole the bars name and reputation built over nearly two decades ago.

A hearing is now set for Aug. 20.

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