Fight breaks out on Spirit of Phila. - Philadelphia News

September 29, 2008 11:25:08 AM PDT
Dozens of police officers were called in to break up a large fight on the Spirit of Philadelphia overnight in Penn's Landing. The Spirit of Philadelphia, located on the Delaware River in Penn's Landing, is a small cruise ship, which holds both public and private events, located in the 400 block of Delaware Avenue.

The cruise ship was hosting an event late Saturday night into Sunday when a fight broke out in one of the event rooms involving several people around 2:00 a.m.

Dozens of officers were called in from throughout the city to help disperse the crowd.

At least 3 people are facing charges.

One man was arrested at the scene because he did not obey an officer's request to back away from another officer who was trying to calm down the suspect's friend.

There were only minor injuries reported in the incident

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