Houma man killed in bar fight

Houma man killed in bar fight

HOUMA, LA (WVUE) - A Houma man was killed after he was hit in the head by a pool cue during a Sunday night bar fight.

Shortly after 12 a.m., Houma Police responded to the 900 block of Grinage Street reporting an incident at a bar.

When police arrived at the Las Amigas Bar, they found a man suffering from trauma to his head.

Police learned the victim, identified as Antonio Aguado, 23, of Patterson Street, was involved in a fight with another man identified as Colon Walter Rosario, 24, of  Henderson Street.

Witnesses told police that Rosario grabbed a pool cue and hit Aguado in the head, knocking him unconscious.

Aguado was taken to Terrebonne General Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Rosario fled the scene before police arrived.

Police have an arrest warrant for Rosario for on second-degree murder.

The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Houma Police Department or Bayou Region Crime Stoppers at 1-800-743-7433 or by texting "GIVEATIP" plus your message to 274637. Tips can also be submitted using the Tip Submit Mobile application or online at www.crimestoppersbr.org. Tipsters will remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 in cash if the information given leads to an arrest.

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