Madison Police break up 75 person fight; 2 arrested so far

Posted Monday, July 1, 2013 --- 10:25 a.m.

Madison Police are investigating a fight that involved as many as 75 people at one point.

At least three teen girls received cuts or broken teeth during the fight Friday night. It happened around 7:30 p.m. in the area of Theresa Terrace and Bettys Lane.

An officer arrived on scene to find dozens of people fighting. They were using a variety of items as weapons, including garden rakes and dumbbells. People also used locks in their hands as brass knuckles.

Police have arrested two suspects so far: 17-year-old Mario Scott and 20-year-old Antwon Amos. Officers expect more arrests in this case as they investigate.

Twenty-four officers responded to this call, along with three ambulances. Additional patrol officers were brought in to keep additional fights from breaking out that night.

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