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Man cited for attack at Cogswell Plaza

Original post made on Feb 5, 2013

A 49-year-old man was cited for assault and battery after he allegedly tore a man's shirt and kicked the victim in the shins on Sunday, Feb. 3, Palo Alto police Agent Jean Bready said.

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Posted by Maria
a resident of Charleston Gardens
on Feb 5, 2013 at 1:27 pm

Why are catfights newsworthy in Palo Alto?


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Posted by Joe
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Feb 5, 2013 at 1:45 pm

> Why are catfights newsworthy in Palo Alto?

Agreed. Printing this sort of stuff saves the Weekly having to do any investigative reporting, however.


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Posted by Mr.Recycle
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Feb 5, 2013 at 4:19 pm

It is news because people have a reasonable expectation not to be physically attacked, and it is happening more often than it should.


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Posted by Anon.
a resident of Crescent Park
on Feb 6, 2013 at 1:36 am

Quit complaining, it's reasonable to print trends in police reports. If you don't care I think you don't have to read it. Some people will complain about anything.


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Posted by Cagey
a resident of College Terrace
on Feb 7, 2013 at 8:41 am

This is not Russia...we have free speech and this is the beauty of free press...it you want censorship, go to a communist country.


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