Grown-ups brawl at high school graduation in Tennessee

Postado Mai 19, 2017

Video online spread like wildfire, showing adults punching, kicking, pulling hair and screaming at each other as onlookers yelled for security.

A woman was handcuffed and another woman was escorted out of Arlington High School's graduation, after a fight broke out Tuesday night between a handful of adults in the audience of the school graduation.

Another woman, who also flipped off our crew, was clearly embarrassed by the viral nature of the video.

As graduating high school seniors in Tennessee prepared to walk across the stage, parents were pummeling each other in the audience.

He said a woman in a brown dress allegedly told them they couldn't save seats and wouldn't move.

There's no word yet if anyone will face charges for the incident. It remains unclear if either of the women involved in the graduation brawl were arrested. Another clip shows the woman who seems to have been the aggressor in handcuffs in the lobby of the church. After producing his badge, the man points his finger at the woman and says, "You've been advised by law enforcement to shut up!"

The Shelby County Sheriff's Office said they did not respond to the fight, and that the church had its own security there.

A person who claimed to have witnessed the fight, but who wished to remain anonymous, told BuzzFeed News the scuffle broke out over an attempt to save a seat.

A graduation ceremony for Arlington High School was disrupted after families started fighting.

. The graduation ceremony did continue as planned.

"It is our hope that the focus will shift to our students and their accomplishments instead of the poor decisions by adults in attendance", she said. What do you think about the graduation brawl at Arlington High School in Tennessee?