Battery - third degree, La Huerta, 1052 Harrison St.

Officers were called to the restaurant in reference to a fight. When they arrived, they made contact with the owner of the business who directed them to a vehicle where one of the men involved in the altercation was sitting. The man spoke with officers and stated that he had been speaking with the suspect’s wife when her husband became irate and the two men argued. The victim stated that he was escorted from the restaurant and the suspect followed him to the parking lot where a physical altercation occurred. When officers spoke with the suspect, he stated that the victim had been flirting with his wife, which made him angry. The suspect stated that he did push the victim but he had not hit him. Both men admitted to having "a lot to drink" and the owner of the business confirmed their statements by showing the officers copies of their tabs. Both men were given the report number and told how to seek misdemeanor warrants if they chose. An incident report was filed.