A birthday party turned into a melee outside the American Legion on Route 9 in Lakewood Friday night. Authorities responded to complaints of people fighting around 11:30 pm and found as many as 70 people in the parking lot. According to The Lakewood Scoop,

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ten cops needed back up from Toms River police. By the time the brawl was under control, three juveniles and one adult were arrested and vehicles were damaged.