VIDEO: Punches thrown at Indiana town meeting

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HYMERA, Ind. (WTHI) – A Hymera, Indiana town board meeting turned physical Tuesday night. No arrests were made, but Indiana State Police say the incident is under investigation.

Former town marshal Darrick Cullison says he was wrongly fired and has taken legal action against the board. The town board came in with plans to replace Cullison with Daryl McCullough.

PHOTOS: Punches thrown at board meeting

The meeting quickly escalated from there.

A motion passed with a two to one vote to hire McCullough. More words were exchanged, leading to the fight. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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