Weslaco bar fight ends with man's fingtertips cut off
Sun, 12 May 2013 01:22:35 GMT —
Authorities are investigating a fight between a couple of friends that ended with one of them losing his fingertips.
The fight started Thursday night but continued through early Friday morning.
Weslaco Police Chief Michael Kelley said the men were at the Las 2 Fonteras Night Club on Milanos Road when they got into an argument.
The situation quickly got out of control with the men going outside where they continued the fight.
Chief Kelley told Action 4 News one of the men pulled out a machete while the other man pulled out a large stick.
The man with the machete cut his friend in the face and cut off several of the man TMs fingertips.
Paramedics rushed both men to a local hospital.
The fingertips were eventually found outside the bar.
Chief Kelley told Action 4 News that investigators believe alcohol may have been a factor in the fight.
No arrests have been made but the case remains under investigation.