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Two officers assaulted in large Sunnyside fight

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Sunnyside, WASH.--Two police officers were assaulted in Sunnyside Saturday night while trying to break up a fight involving 20 people.

Five other agencies were later called in to assist at the Form Dance Hall on Morgan Road.

Three people were taken into custody for the fight.

Police said 30-year Leonel Ramos resisted arrest, breaking an officer's finger and giving him a minor cut on the forehead.

A second officer was assaulted by a group of females when trying to help the injured officer.

Yessenia Verduzco and Margarita Alvarez were charged with disorderly conduct.

Ramos faces two charges of fourth-degree assault.

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