Madison police break up fight involving about 50 people

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Madison police say they were called to break up a fight that involved about 50 people.

The State Journal reports that the disturbance happened about 6 p.m. Saturday on Olbrich Park Beach. Authorities say two large groups of people were fighting with each other.

Police did not say what sparked the fight. Several people were given citations for tentative battery charges.

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Information from: Wisconsin State Journal, http://www.madison.com/wsj