Second assault at Browns game may be cause for concern, both victims seriously hurt

According to police, the victim was punched in the face causing a serious eye injury.

Second assault at Browns game may be cause for concern, both victims seriously hurt
According to police, the victim was punched in the face causing a serious eye injury. (Buffington, Randolph)

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Cleveland Police are investigating an assault at FirstEnergy Stadium after an altercation at the Browns game.

According to police, the incident happened inside a woman’s restroom on Sunday, Nov. 4.

The victim was punched in the face, causing a serious injury to her eye.

The Cleveland Browns issued the statement following the incident:

“The safety of everyone in and around our stadium is a primary focus for our team throughout the year. We were made aware of the situation on gameday as our security team promptly responded, and we have and will continue to work closely with CDP to help gather all pertinent details regarding the investigation.”

This was one of two altercations during the day.

Following the Chiefs loss a Toledo man attempted to stop a man from throwing construction cones in the street went he was punched and knocked unconcious.

The victim, Josh Hillabrand, 28 is at MetroHealth in critical condition, after suffering bleeding on his brain.

More on his story here.

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