Police investigate death of 36-year-old man involved in Phoenix brawl
PHOENIX — Police are investigating the death of a 36-year-old man following a fight that broke out in Phoenix on Wednesday.
Matthew Couture was found near Cave Creek and Beardsley roads around 9:25 p.m. and was unresponsive, the Phoenix Police Department said in a press release.
Couture was pronounced dead at the scene by fire personnel.
Two nearby men involved in the fight were detained. They said their actions were done in self-defense and were released, police said.
The Maricopa County Attorney’s Office is investigating the case.