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British police probe pork pie punch-up

Published on Feb 18, 2014 6:24 AM

LONDON (AFP) - Three people were arrested at a wedding following a brawl over a pork pie, British police said on Monday.

Officers from West Yorkshire Police's dog section tweeted that they were en route to deal with a "large fight at a wedding" at The Harold Club in Bradford, northern England, on Saturday.

"All started over a pork pie apparently!" the tweet added.

Mr Chris Sowden, steward at The Harold Club, told The Daily Telegraph newspaper: "It all started with a water pistol then a pork pie got thrown.

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