Police send 150 officers to break up fight outside Boston bar

A large fight broke out early this morning at the Stadium Sports Bar and Grill in downtown Boston, prompting Boston police to dispatch an emergency deployment team of roughly 150 officers, Boston police said.

The majority of the fight occurred outside the bar on 148 State St., police said. It broke out about 1:20 a.m.


Officers took roughly 45 minutes to break up the crowd and end the fight, said police spokeswoman Officer Katherine Shea.

No arrests were made and nobody required hospitalization after the fight, officers said.

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The Stadium Sport Bar was issued a license-permit violation for the unruly patrons at the bar and filed it with the Boston Licensing Board, Shea said.

Managers at the Stadium Sports Bar were not immediately available for comment.

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