Four people were hospitalized after being stabbed during a fight that took place Saturday evening
LAKEWOOD -- 4 people were hospitalized after being stabbed during a fight that took place Saturday evening.
Lakewood Police confirm that 20 people have been arrested in connection with the brawl.
Three of the victims were taken to MetroHealth Medical Center. The fourth victim was taken to Fairview Hospital. Their injuries are not life-threatening.
Police cordoned off the area around Coutant Avenue and Detroit Avenue near the Foundry Concert Club.
Lakewood police say they responded to the area around 7:15 p.m. after receiving a call for shots fired. They later asked for assistance from Cleveland police, according to police scanner traffic.
Police say there is evidence that shots were fired but no one was hit.
A witness in the area reported hearing 3 gunshots and ducked down inside her car. Witnesses also reported seeing a gang of men walking down the street, some holding machetes and other weapons.
There are cars in the area with shattered windows. There is also blood spatter in the crime scene area.
Another witness says as many as 50 people were involved in the fight.
Multiple evidence markers were placed at the scene by police investigators.
The Foundry Concert Club was hosting Firefest '14 this weekend. The event features more than a dozen bands performing at the venue.