Four women brawled at a traffic light in Florida, with one suspect appearing to use a baton as a weapon.
Police arrested 18-year-old Willie Edwards and 21-year-old Marquavia Jenkins in connection with the road-rage incident.
The Herald Tribune reports,
Two people were arrested Monday after a fight on Cortez Road that was posted on social media, the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office says.
According to the Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to the 900 block of Cortez Road West at about 11:30 a.m. after a fight was reported in the roadway. The struggle was recorded by a witness and posted onto social media. By the time deputies arrived the parties had left the scene.
About two hours later, a hospital reported that two people were being treated for non-life-threatening injuries, possibly from the fight.
After an investigation, Willie Edwards, 18, and Marquavia Jenkins, 21, were arrested and charged with battery. Edwards is accused of striking a victim with a collapsible baton.
Deputies believe the fight was part of an ongoing dispute. The case remains under investigation.