Manslaughter charges filed in fatal night club fight

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Posted: Sunday, February 23, 2014 9:11 am | Updated: 12:02 pm, Wed Feb 26, 2014.

SARASOTA, Fla. - Deputies have made an arrest following a fight at the Cheetah Lounge that left one man dead.

Sarasota County Sheriff's deputies responded to the night club on North Washington Boulevard just after midnight Saturday night to find the male victim unresponsive and not breathing.

Life-saving efforts by first responders were unsuccessful and the man was pronounced dead.

Everybody involved in the fight was located, and deputies later arrested 32-year-old Brad Stanford of Bradenton and charged him with Manslaughter.

He is being held at the Sarasota County Jail.

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