Man hit with baseball bat after trying to break up fight at Chelmsford park
A 45-year-old man was hit with a baseball bat when he attempted to break up a fight at Varney Park in Chelmsford, police said. The incident began when a fight broke out during a basketball game Monday evening. When the man tried to stop the altercation, he was assaulted by two suspects, who then fled the scene in a car, police said. Chelmsford police responded just before 7 p.m. and were able to detain two suspects.