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Early morning fight at The Grove lands 5 in jail

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – An early morning fight at the GroveApartments lands 5 people in jail on various charges.

According to Jonesboro Police, around 1am Friday theyreceived a call about a large fight happening at the clubhouse at the GroveApartments.

The police reports states that as many as 100 people hadgathered in the area. A plain clothed police officer tried to break-up thefight, but was attacked and called for back-up. The plain clothed officersuffered minor injuries in the disturbance.

As more officers arrived, some in the crowd were combativeand refused to leave the scene. A total of five people were arrested.

  • Stephon Watson was arrested and charged withdisorderly conduct, refusal to submit to arrest, and assault in the thirddegree.
  • Khrysten Dobbins was arrested and charged withdisorderly conduct and refusal to submit to arrest.
  • Gerald Current was arrested and charged withpublic intoxication and disorderly conduct.
  • Ashley Davis was arrested and charged withdisorderly conduct and refusal to submit to arrest.
  • Richard Brown was arrested and charged withfailure to disperse.

Region 8 News will continue to track this story and bringyou any new details as soon as they become available.

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