Yesterday, Friday, around 7:25 pm, there was a brawl at Zwingli street / Alter Markt in Wuppertal-Barmen with several participants, in the course of which one person was injured. For reasons previously unknown, several people in downtown Barmen got into a fight. In the further process it came to mutual bodily injuries, chairs were thrown from the adjoining outdoor gastronomy and a male person was slightly injured by a switchblade. The police officers deployed on the spot were able to meet six men (all of Syrian origin) aged 24-59. The injured person was taken to a hospital for further treatment and the other persons were taken into police custody. According to initial findings, however, the disputes had no connection to the World Cup.