VIDEO: Brawl breaks out in front of UW-Madison dorm following bar dispute

Posted at 8:35 AM, May 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-08 10:08:17-04

MADISON -- A campus-wide alert was sent out at the University of Wisconsin-Madison after a group of people attacked a student outside a dorm on campus.

Student video sent to the campus newspaper, The Badger Herald, shows three people punching and kicking a student on the ground.

WKOW-TV reports the attack happened Friday outside Sellery Hall after a dispute outside a bar.

Police the victim and his attackers were basically strangers -- but were all UW-Madison students.

Police say the attackers came forward in response to the video that has gone viral.

The incident is still under investigation by police. 

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