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Video shows Saturday's brutal Rose Bowl brawl

December 5, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
Disturbing new video of a melee at the Rose Bowl, where two fans were stabbed and two police officers were injured Saturday.Home video shot by a UCLA student shows a man with what looks like a knife being restrained in the crowd. As he's being detained, another fight breaks out.

Close to 40 people were involved in the brawl before Saturday's USC-UCLA football game.

At one point, you can see an officer using what looks like pepper spray.

Pasadena police received a call about 4:20 p.m. about a fight in Parking Lot 1 where USC and UCLA fans were tailgating before the game began.

During an investigation, they found two men with stab wounds, who were said to be in fair condition after being treated at a local hospital.

During the fight, 24-year-old Vimal Patel was stabbed in the back, and 27-year-old Joshua Dirling was stabbed in the face.

Two officers suffered minor injuries.

Three people were arrested, one on attempted murder charges.


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