Police responded to a report of a fight at 3:19 p.m. Tuesday, behind the American Legion. Police determined a 63-year-old male from New Ulm and a 45-year-old male from New Ulm were arguing before the fight. The 63-year-old claimed he punched the 45-year-old tried because the 45-year-old tried to punch him.
Neither party was severely injured in the confrontation.
The incident was sent to city attorney on charges of 5th-degree assault and disorderly conduct.