Minn. man arrested in brawl after Vikings-Packers game

7:09 AM, Dec 3, 2012   |    comments
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ASHWAUBENON, Wis. -- A gameday fight in the parking lot of a Wisconsin bar Sunday afternoon sent one man to the hospital and two other men to jail.

According to the Ashwaubenon Department of Public Safety, officers were called to a report of a fight involving between 20 and 30 people around 3:30 p.m. at the Sidelines Sports Bar.  When they arrived, officers found a 50-year-old male unconscious and bleeding from the head.

A 40-year-old Lakeland, Minnesota man was taken into custody and later jailed on a felony substantial battery charge.  A Green Bay man was also arrested for misdemeanor disorderly conduct.

Witnesses say the victim was trying to break up a disturbance between the two suspects when he was struck and injured.  He remained hospitalized in the Green Bay area Sunday night.  His condition has not been released.

The fight occured shortly after the conclusion of the Green Bay Packers-Minnesota Vikings game at nearby Lambeau Field.  Officers haven't said whether the incident involved something releated to the game.

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