A Carnival Cruise ship en route to New York City on Tuesday was pressured to dock forward of program after a brawl reportedly broke out aboard the vessel.
According to Pix 11, a smaller combat involving two persons broke out on the dance ground of a nightclub on the ship all over 5:20 a.m., which ultimately grew into a brawl comprised of up to 60 people.
The Carnival Magic, which remaining its New York Metropolis-New Jersey hub on June 20 and made stops in Turks and Caicos and the Bahamas, notified the Coastline Guard, which escorted the ship again to its dock at Pier 88 close to West 48th Avenue.
Pix 11 notes that the NYPD originally described the incident as an emergency docking, but Carnival maintains the ship was always scheduled to stop its excursion at Pier 88.
“Last evening whilst Carnival Magic was returning to New York, a number of company were associated in an altercation in a nightclub. Fortunately no major injuries ended up documented and our onboard security team intervened,” Carnival claimed in a assertion. “The ship arrived as scheduled this morning and shoreside regulation enforcement authorities have been notified and met the ship to interview suspects and witnesses and carry out an investigation.”
Despite the fact that the Coastline Guard and NYPD were knowledgeable about the incident, no law enforcement boarded the vessel. No accidents had been documented and no weapons ended up involved, police said.