Five people were arrested and placed under house arrest accused of having started a fight on the island of Ortigia, in Syracuse. On the spot, warned by some passers-by, the carabinieri arrived who also reported a minor.
The brawl in Syracuse
According to what was reconstructed by the military, the two groups faced each other armed with baseball bats and sticks in via Pancalli, a few meters from the Temple of Apollo, crowded with tourists at that time, for issues also related to the management of commercial activities in the historic center. . The carabinieri identified three 30-year-olds, a 61-year-old, an 18-year-old and a minor. It all happened in front of families and children. Those arrested refused the treatment of the doctors who intervened.