Two men arrested after New London fight

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NEW LONDON – Two men were arrested Saturday night after a fight that was broken up by police.

It happened just before 5:30 p.m. in the 600 block of Wallace St.

Police say one of the subjects had a gun.

As officers arrived, a subject was walking away from the scene- and police say he was sweating and had blood on his hands and pants.

Officials say the 20-year-old New London man had an unloaded gun in his waistband; he was subsequently taken into custody.

Officers say the man was uncooperative and appeared to be intoxicated. The man claimed to have been involved in the fight after seeing a 19-year-old New London man strike a female.

The man said he pistol-whipped the 19-year-old in the head and a fight ensued.

Authorities say the 19-year-old man had visible head wounds and was bleeding from the head.

Officers say he was currently out on a signature bond through Waupaca County for a prior Battery.

The 19-year-old man is being referred to the DA on charges of: Disorderly Conduct and Felony Bail Jumping.

The 20-year-old man is being referred to the DA on charges of: Possession of Drug paraphernalia, Endangering Safety by use of Dangerous Weapon while intoxicated, Carrying concealed weapon, substantial battery and Disorderly Conduct.

Police say both men were transported to Outagamie County Jail after being treated for injuries.

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