SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Police are investigating a local punk rock concert after Social Distortion singer Mike Ness singer fought with an audience member.
The incident happened July 19 at the Ace of Spades.READ MORE: Downtown Sacramento Prepares For Ironman California
Officers say Ness climbed into the crowd during the band’s performance reportedly to go after a heckler who had been taunting him. They say Ness threw punches before getting back on stage and resuming the song.READ MORE: San Joaquin County Politician Speaks Out In Support Of In-N-Out's Refusal To Check Vaccine Cards At 2 Bay Area Locations
The person hit was removed from the venue.MORE NEWS: 1 Dead In 3-Vehicle Crash Near Power Inn And Fruitridge Roads In Sacramento
Social Distortion is currently on tour across the US. The band was founded in 1978 and Ness is the only constant member.