01/16/2013

Video released of Mass. baby shower brawl

Police recognized a bartender as heroic for her efforts to bring several children to safety

By Steve Cooper
WHDH 7 News

STOUGHTON, Mass. — Stoughton police continue to investigate a brawl between three men at a baby shower in Stoughton on Saturday.

Stoughton police released surveillance video of the incident on Tuesday. Video shows the event went from calm to chaos in an instant -- chairs were smashed, tables were overturned and punches were thrown.

Police said when they arrived the hall was filled with as many as 200 people, including many children. A bartender, who dodged a bottle thrown towards her, helped children get into a closer so they would be safe.

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