The officer noticed one individual identified as a 26 yoa male from Englewood NJ, sprawled out in the parking lot surrounded by other people. While the officer attempted to render aid to the victim, other actors attempted to kick and strike the victim. At this time the officer requested assistance from other officers. Along with additional Paramus Police officers, assistance was provided by the Bergen County Police Department, Maywood, Rochelle Park and Fair Lawn Police Departments.
The initial victim was treated by EMS at the scene but refused transportation to the hospital.
The crowd in the lot was eventually dispersed with no other injuries reported. Two suspects, identified as Jamaal Brown, 25 yoa of Englewood NJ and Leonard Gueye, 23, yoa of Hackensack NJ, were arrested at the scene for tumultuous behavior, refusing to the leave the parking lot and resisting arrest. Both suspects were charged and released on their own recognizance later in the morning.