Three assaulted at South Side tavern


Three people were assaulted by a group of five men and two women after they left the Brickhouse Tavern, 958 E. Midlothian Blvd., about 2:30 a.m. Sunday. The victims, who police said were intoxicated, told police when they left the Brickhouse and were walking to their cars, a 36-year-old woman was attacked by two other females, who pushed her to the ground and hit the victim in the face.

When the woman’s companions, a 42-year-old man and a 36-year-old man, came to assist her, they were attacked by five men, who punched and kicked the victims about the body, according to police.

The victims got to their cars, and the suspects broke the driver’s side mirror on one of them, police said.

The victims complained of head and body injuries but refused treatment.

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