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Police investigate neighborhood fight

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -- Police are investigating what caused a fight in an Iowa City neighborhood Wednesday night.  It happened around 8:45 near the 2100 block of Broadway Street, on Apple Court.

Police say when they arrived to break up the fight, others watching got involved.

Lieutenant Doug Hart estimates nearly 50 people were in the crowd.  He called the situation "tense," as officers were greatly outnumbered for several minutes.  In all, around 10 squad cars responded to break it up.

3 juveniles have been arrested and charged with interference of official acts.

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