Bar brawl sends officers to hospital

SAPD officers injured in fight at bar north of downtown

SAN ANTONIO – Several San Antonio Police Department detectives were involved in an altercation at a bar just north of downtown early Friday morning.

SAPD officials said the detectives were responding to a noise complaint at a bar on North Colorado at West Laurel around 2 a.m. when they got into an altercation with a group of patrons.

According to police, the detectives identified themselves and were wearing vests identifying themselves as police, before things turned violent.

Two of the detectives were injured and hospitalized. One of them remained in the hospital Saturday afternoon.

Four people were arrested in the altercation.

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