3 men, 1 woman arrested after large Janesville bar fight
JANESVILLE (WKOW) -- Three men and one woman were arrested this morning after police say a large group began to fight at a bar in Janesville.
Witnesses say about six to eight men were involved in the fight at East Point Sportz Pub.
According to Janesville police, 25-year-old Christopher Winchester was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct; he was later released. Jessy Bennett, 28, was arrested and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. She was also released.
They say Jeffrey P. Tuescher was arrested and charged with battery, disorderly conduct and resisting and obstructing an officer. He was taken to St. Mary's hospital and treated for minor injuries.
One suspect, 30-year-old James Tracy, fled from a vehicle stopped by police near the location of the fight and a foot pursuit ensued. Tracy fell from an embankment and was taken to Mercy Hospital and Trauma Center to be treated for head injures. He was also arrested and charged with resisting an officer, battery, disorderly conduct and obstructing an officer. He also had a warrant out from the Department of Corrections.
All four suspects are scheduled to appear in court next month.
******** JANESVILLE (WKOW) -- Three men and one woman were arrested this morning after police say a large group began to fight at a bar in Janesville.
Witnesses say about six to eight men were involved in the fight at East Point Sportz Pub. Two men were evaluated by paramedics at the scene and did not require additional medical attention. Two others were arrested and then taken to area hospitals for treatment.
Police say one of the men fled from a vehicle near the incident location and a foot pursuit ensued. The suspect fell from an embankment. He's now hospitalized at Mercy Hospital and Trauma Center with head injuries.
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