Police: Bar fight in Elizabeth led to man’s death

Police say a bar fight in Elizabeth led to a man’s death early Saturday morning.

News 12 Staff

Jul 27, 2019, 9:08 PM

Updated 1,758 days ago

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Police say a bar fight in Elizabeth led to a man’s death early Saturday morning.
Union County prosecutors say officers were called to a fight at Ben's Bar just after 2 a.m.
The victim was identified as 28-years-old Oscar Melara, of Elizabeth. Melara was taken to Trinitas Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
No arrests have been made yet.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Elizabeth police.


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