(Sandusky) - Cedar Point, "Roller Coaster Capital of the World", not only was closed over the weekend because of a water main break but a full out a employee melee broke out.

16 of the theme park's employees were arrested early Sunday in the employeee recreation center. Multiple charges were handed out to these employees, including aggravated rioting and disorderly conduct. One was even charged with assault on a police officer. 13 of those arrested are from Michigan, the other three live in Ohio.

Police were dispatched to the scene at 3:15 a.m. to Cedar Point Commons, which is the park employees' housing area.

The park reopened Monday after being closed Saturday and Sunday due to a water main break in the city of Sandusky.

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