Two people have been arrested after a brawl involving more than 200 people broke out in Sydney’s CBD early this morning.
The incident started at the Metro Theatre on George Street around 3am before spreading to Pitt Street and Central Street.
“Kings Cross Local Area Command and Surry Hills Local Area Command were called to help disperse several affray incidents involving about 200 people,” read a statement by NSW Police.
According to Nine News, people were throwing punches and extra police had to be called in to break up the fight which lasted around 40 minutes.
“Initially it started with two people just arguing and then later on it escalated to people punching on,” one witness told the news station.
Ambulance officers were also at the scene to tend to those injured in the brawl.
The two men who were arrested were taken to Kings Cross Police Station where they are expected to be charged.
Investigations are still continuing.
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