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Police investigate overnight brawl that sent 1 to hospital

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CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

Cape Girardeau police are working Friday morning to figure what sparked an early morning brawl in the downtown area.

According to police, the fight broke out at the Boardman Pavilion after the bars closed downtown around 1:30 a.m.

There was reportedly a large group of people involved.

One man apparently tried to break up the fight and the crowd ended up punching him and beating him with baseball bats.

That man was taken to the hospital for his injuries.

Three other victims are also reporting injuries, according to Officer Darin Hickey with Cape Girardeau Police.

No information is available at this time as to why the fight broke out or if any arrests were made.

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