Brawl spills onto downtown Richmond streets after $2 cocktail night

Brawl spills onto downtown Richmond streets after $2 cocktail night

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - An altercation inside a downtown Richmond bar serving $2 cocktails spilled into the streets around closing time.

Richmond Police quickly rushed to 12th and Main streets just before 2 a.m. Wednesday in response to the major brawl. Party-goers had gathered at the Alcove Martini Bar for the establishment's biggest night of the week, $2 Tuesdays.

The violence comes as Alcove and other Richmond bars prepare for even more New Year's Eve party-goers. Find out what police are doing to crack down on violence, coming up on 12 News beginning at 5 p.m. Brent Solomon is talking with the owner about what happened and what she's doing to make sure customers stay safe.

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