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Facebook dispute leads to girls fighting

Published On: May 22 2013 12:03:09 PM CDT
Updated On: May 22 2013 12:03:16 PM CDT

MADISON, Wis. -

A dispute that started on Facebook led to a fight between two teenage girls, according to Madison police.

Police said the 14-year-old and 15-year-old girls brought several friends with them when they met in a park near North Sixth Street Tuesday afternoon. The girls exchanged blows, and the 14-year-old struck the 15-year-old in the face with a padlock, according to police.

The 15-year-old suffered facial cuts and a swollen lip.

The 15-year-old told police the 14-year-old was given the padlock by another girl.

The 14-year-old was arrested on suspicion of battery while armed and disorderly conduct. Another 14-year-old girl was arrested on suspicion of disorderly conduct while armed.

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