Off-duty cop working door at Hai Bar over the weekend

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A uniformed off-duty cop was working the door at Hai Bar, at 3600 West 32nd Avenue, on Saturday night.

It wasn't entirely surprising, considering the altercation that occured at the 3,000-square-foot lounge below Sushi Hai two weeks ago, when a fight allegedly broke out and spilled out to the street, where shots were fired.

While the cop presence might keep out the riff-raff, though, it was a bit daunting to see a uniformed officer waiting at the  entrance to the swank club at the bottom of the stairs.

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