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Fight breaks out at liquor store; thought someone cut line

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James Salazar (Source: LMDC) James Salazar (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – An altercation at a Dixie Highway liquor store left one man behind bars.

On Tuesday, May 20, the victim approached the liquor store clerk to pick up items he had already purchased. Several people confronted him because they thought he had cut in line.

According to police, James Salazar, 29, and several others began fighting with the victim. The arrest slip says the called others to come as back up. The group surrounded the victim, punched him in the head and pointed guns at him.

Several witnesses saw the incident and the liquor store has surveillance footage.

Salazar is being charged with assault, tampering with physical evidence and wanton endangerment.

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