Mount Pleasant Police-Multiple fights at local bar, 2 arrested

police lights-handcuffsOn 8-16-2015 at 2:19 a.m., Mount Pleasant Police Officers were dispatched to the 2100 Block of Racine Street in the Village of Mount Pleasant in reference to a complaint from a Local Bar that multiple fights had erupted out inside of their establishment. It was reported while Officers were responding that the now there were four (4) separate fights ongoing, 1 in the Bar, 2 outside, and 1 in the parking lot. Multiple Agencies responded to the location, Mount Pleasant Police, Racine Police Department, Racine County Sheriff’s Office, and the Wind Point Police Department.

Upon arrival, Officers attempted to gain order from the chaos of the Incident and one individual fighting with a Deputy of the Racine County Sheriff’s Office was pepper sprayed and taken into custody. It was later learned by Mount Pleasant Police conducting the Investigation into this complaint, that the suspect who had fought with that Officer was one of the main instigators into this event. He was identified as JARED CARBAJAL 29, of Racine. CARBAJAL also had two active warrants for his arrest out of Mount Pleasant. During the course of the Investigation, another individual responsible was identified as JESSICA CRUZ, 29 of Racine was also taken into custody for Disorderly Conduct. Alcohol was a factor for the behavior exhibited.

The following charges were issued for the following individuals;

JARED M. CARBAJAL: 1 count Battery WI SS# 940.19
2 counts Disorderly Conduct WI SS# 947.01
1 count Resisting/Obstructing an Officer WI SS#946.41

JESSICA C. CRUZ: 1 count Disorderly Conduct WI SS#947.01

This matter is now being handled by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office