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Springdale Police Investigating Assault at Fatty Hackers Sports Pub

Springdale Police say charges are pending for one man who may have brandished a gun at a local bar and then barricaded himself inside a hotel room.
Springdale Police are investigating an aggravated assault and standoff incident Saturday morning at Fatty Hackers Sports Pub inside the Executive Inn. 

Police said charges are pending for 39-year-old Victor Hernandez after police received reports around 1:30 A.M. Saturday that a man may be running around with a gun at the bar located at 2005 S. Thompson. 

When police arrived they found Hernandez near a hotel room.  He ignored police commands and went inside the room. He did not come out.

With the assistance of the SPD Crisis Negotiation Team and SWAT Team, Hernandez surrendered around 5 A.M. Saturday. 

So far, witnesses tell police Hernandez was in a fight at the bar and pulled a knife and said he also had a gun.

There were no serious injuries in the initial fight.

Hernandez is in the Washington County Jail for aggravated assault and fleeing.



 
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