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- Posted on Apr 22nd 2008 4:00PM by John D. Luerssen
According to Officer Jackie Bezart, a spokeswoman for the Long Beach Police Department, "The crowd got somewhat unruly and bottles were thrown at officers. At that point we deployed additional officers to maintain crowd control." Five people with minor injuries from the concert or possibly from the altercation outside the venue were transported to area hospitals.
Onlookers, however, told a reporter from the local Press-Telegram newspaper that police were "hitting people with clubs," and a "a 40- or 50-year-old man was Tased. His eyes were stone cold." The band has yet to make a statement about the incident.