NEW YORK - (AP) - Three New York City firefighters havesurrendered to face charges related to a brawl outside a bar.

The Brooklyn district attorney's office says the firefighterssurrendered early Thursday. They're expected to appear in court inthe afternoon.

The prosecutor said the charges will be made public later.

Four men claim they were badly roughed up by rowdy firefighterson Jan. 30 at the Salty Dog in the Bay Ridge section of Brooklyn.

The men's lawyer, Joe Tacopina, says they plan to sue.The firefighters say they were defending themselves.