Monday, January 21, 2013
KINGSTON, N.Y. — City police reported the arrest of three men, two 18-year olds and one 16-year-old, involved in a fight early Saturday morning at the Kennedy Fried Chicken at 592 Broadway.
Police said they received a call for a large fight in progress at the business. They said uniformed patrol officers responded quickly to the scene, but found only one male involved in the incident remaining.
Police said the man had received injuries to the head and face and was taken to Kingston Hospital for treatment.
Police said as detectives and members of the Special Investigations Unit began their investigation, it became clear the three men, whom police declined to identify, were actively involved in the fight. They said two men were arrested on O’Neil Street, near Broadway, and the third was arrested on Green Street.
Police said each was charged with misdemeanor riot and sent to Ulster County Jail in lieu of $7,500 cash bail.
Police said the investigation is continuing and more arrests are anticipated.