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Beachfront Wedding Day Fight Lands South Florida Groom in Jail

Alvord's attorney Steven Cohen told the Palm Beach Post the incident "did not play out" as the victim stated

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    Wedding Day Fight Lands South Florida Groom in Jail

    Ocean Ridge police arrested 27-year-old Jeffery E. Alvord on Sunday following the fight with a 24-year-old man who refused offers of $50 to move out of the way of the wedding pictures.

    (Published Wednesday, March 6, 2019)

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    • Alvord told police the man became "very belligerent," making him feel threatened. So he punched the man.

    Police say a Florida man spent what was supposed to be his wedding night in jail after breaking the nose of a man who refused to move out of the way of the beachfront wedding pictures.

    Ocean Ridge police arrested 27-year-old Jeffery E. Alvord on Sunday following the fight with a 24-year-old man who refused offers of $50 to move out of the way of the wedding pictures.

    Alvord told police the man became "very belligerent," making him feel threatened. So he punched the man. The victim told police a groomsman held him so Alvord could hit him.

    Alvord's attorney Steven Cohen told the Palm Beach Post the incident "did not play out" as the victim stated.

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    Alvord was released on bond Monday and married his fiance.

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