A brawl between two groups of people leaving a Midtown nightclub captured on cellphone video is under investigation by the Atlanta Police Department, according to WSB-TV. While the partygoers fought, someone drove by in a car and fired a shot. An off-duty police officer was caught up in the melee trying to break up the fight.

The incident  happened around 3 a.m. on Sunday morning near 8th Street. Homeowners in the area said noise, fights and other incidents of rowdy, drunken behavior is getting out-of-hand when the clubs and restaurants close after 2 a.m.

Watch the cellphone video and read more at this link.

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.