Family holiday party turns violent at Elks Lodge

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A Wenatchee family’s holiday party at the Elks Lodge turned violent Thursday night. Police officer Nathan Hahn says one of the family members, identified as 26 year old Paul Torres, became intoxicated and began arguing with other family members.

Hahn says the 5 foot 11 inch, 300 pound suspect, assaulted four of them. The melee resulted in minor injuries and Torrez is now in jail facing four counts of felony assault.