Police in Pembroke Pines made an arrest after discovering what they believed to be a mutual “slap box” brawl outside of a club early on Sunday morning.
According to Pembroke Pines Police, the incident happened outside of Rickey’s Sports Bar and Grill, which is situated at 8333 Pines Boulevard, shortly after 2:30 a.m.
Police reported that one of the guys, subsequently identified as 33-year-old Eric Rodriguez, got into a confrontation with the victim in the parking lot. The victim was reportedly knocked to the ground as the argument intensified.
Rodriguez started to kick and punch the victim, eventually rendering him or her unconscious. Unidentified person was sent to Memorial Hospital with serious injuries.
Rodriguez was detained by police on Tuesday and was given a single count of attempted murder.