Chaos Erupts at Queens Center Mall After Massive Fight Breaks Out - NBC New York

Chaos Erupts at Queens Center Mall After Massive Fight Breaks Out

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    Girl Arrested, Another Hurt in Massive Queens Mall Brawl

    One witness said it was possible as many as 200 teens were involved at Queens Center Mall on Friday afternoon. NBC New York’s Jamie Roth reports.

    (Published Friday, Nov. 22, 2019)

    What to Know

    • Mayhem erupted at Queens Center Mall when a large fight broke out Friday afternoon

    • A witness said hundreds of kids could have been involved in the melee

    • Police say that one girl has been hospitalized and another teenage girl is under arrest – likely facing a robbery-related charge

    Mayhem erupted at Queens Center Mall when a large fight broke out Friday afternoon.

    A witness said hundreds of kids could have been involved in the melee.

    Police say they responded to the mall located in Elmhurst around 1:30 to 145 p.m. and entered the mall to break up the fight. However, eyewitnesses tell News 4 that after police put an end to the confrontation inside the mall, the fights spilled out onto the sidewalk and street.

    One eyewitness says he saw kids dragged out onto the street and punching each other even in the presence of officers.

    Chaos at Queens Center Mall

    [NY] Chaos at Queens Center Mall

    Mayhem broke out at Queens Center Mall Friday when a large fight broke out. Jamie Roth reports.

    (Published Friday, Nov. 22, 2019)

    Police say that two people have been hospitalized and another teenage girl is under arrest – likely facing a robbery-related charge for trying to take that victim’s cellphone. Two others were injured but declined medical attention.

    Police say they are still gathering information as to what exactly caused the chaotic scene.

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