Police were called Monday afternoon to a waiting room at Conway Medical Center after two men fought while waiting for a pregnant woman to be checked because she was having labor pains, according to a police report.
Officers were called at 12 p.m. Monday to the hospital at 300 Singleton Ridge Road for a fight in the labor and delivery wing, police said.
Both men, age 20, had left the hospital before police arrived.
Officers learned that a woman had come to the hospital after she experienced labor pains and one man, who is a friend, and her family were in the waiting room when the other man, who is the father of the baby, walked in and hit the man, according to the report.
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Witnesses said the men briefly fought and broke a glass curio cabinet, valued at $1,200, according to the report. About $300 worth of items inside the cabinet that included baby blankets and stuffed animals can not be sold because of glass in the cloth.
A nurse told police she heard a loud fight and went to see what was going on when she was confronted by a man running down the hall toward her, according to the report. She tried to stop the man, but he threatened to return with a gun.
No other details were listed in the report.