HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Hagerstown police say three people face disorderly conduct charges after a late night brawl among about 90 customers at a downtown restaurant.
Police Chief Arthur Smith told The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown Monday that every officer on duty was sent to the Taj India restaurant early Sunday morning. He says police used pepper spray to quell the disturbance.READ MORE: 3-Dose Covid-19 Vaccine Protects Children Ages 6 Months To 5 years, Pfizer & BioNTech Say
Police say they arrived around 1:30 a.m. and found a crowd of patrons fighting inside the restaurant. They say restaurant workers were trying to push people outside.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Cooler Weather Offers Much-Needed Relief
Smith says he referred the matter to the Washington County liquor board. He says there have been similar incidents at the restaurant in the last several weeks.MORE NEWS: Man, 53, Fatally Shot In Head In North Baltimore, Police Say
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