Arrest Prompts Fight At Tulsa Bar

Friday, May 22nd 2009, 7:43 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, OK -- Tulsa Police arrested 5 people at a local bar after they allegedly started a fight with police officers.

Undercover police officers tried to arrest a man on outstanding warrants at Fishbonz at 62nd and Sheridan at 11 p.m. Thursday.

When the officers tried to get him out of the building, they say he started fighting.

Police tried to handcuff the man and officers say that's when the suspect's family interfered.

Four family members, including the suspect's mother, were taken into custody.

Tulsa Police say a woman inside the bar was injured in that fight.  She was taken to a Tulsa hospital and will be okay.

Police say the man's family could be charged with obstructing officers and resisting arrest.