North Adams

2 stabbed in bar fight involving dozens

Two Pittsfield men were arrested after a North Adams barroom brawl involved dozens of men and led to two stabbings. Police say between 20 and 30 people were involved in the fight at the Artery Lounge. The North Adams Transcript reported that the bar’s liquor license was suspended after the Saturday morning melee. The names of those who were injured have not been released. Police say Messiah Grandson was arrested and will be charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and armed assault with intent to murder. Brandon Green also was arrested and a third suspect is being sought. Both men were held on bail.