MANCHESTER -- A city man is charged with resisting arrest after police investigating a brawl on Mechanic Street Tuesday evening said he ran from the scene.
Madey Khamis, 20, was arrested on Stark Street after an officer chased him down in an alley and held him at gunpoint, according to a news release.
Officers were called to Mechanic Street and Hampshire Lane near the YMCA about 5 p.m. for a fight involving as many as eight people and a knife, police said. While investigating, an officer saw a man later identified as Khamis come out of an alley, then run away after being ordered to stop, police said.
A witness told police Khamis was involved in the earlier fight, police said.