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Archive for Thursday, June 2, 2011

Lawrence man arrested after hitting another with stick

June 2, 2011

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A 24-year-old Lawrence man was arrested Wednesday evening after hitting another person with a stick.

According to Lawrence Police Sgt. Randy Roberts, the incident began about 6:30 p.m. near Ninth and Mississippi streets. The suspect and another individual had become engaged in a verbal altercation that then became physical. The suspect struck the other person with a stick. He was booked into the Douglas County Jail on charges of aggravated assault.

There were no injuries in the incident.

Comments

deec 3 years, 6 months ago

He forgot to talk softly. And maybe he needed a bigger stick.

Richard Payton 3 years, 6 months ago

Now that's what you call a walking stick!

Sherry Warren 3 years, 6 months ago

I was in that neighborhood last night at about that time and there was some kook wandering through 9th Street, jumping around erratically, and yelling at the top of his lungs. Maybe one of the participants on Just Another Summer Evening in Lawrence.

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