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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.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, February 5, 2013, 10:56 AM

Comments

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

Why are catfights newsworthy in Palo Alto?


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.


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.


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.


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.