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Woman hit fan with can of beer at Shea: Police

FLUSHING — Police said a woman was arrested after striking another woman in the face with a beer can during a New York Mets game at Shea Stadium last week.

Authorities said Laura Rizzo, 21, allegedly got into an altercation with another woman during the later innings at a July 26 game where the Mets lost 10-8 to the St. Louis Cardinals. Authorities said an argument between the two escalated until Rizzo allegedly struck the woman across the face with a beer can, causing injury.

Authorities said Rizzo was detained by security, subsequently arrested and charged with assault and harassment.

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