Archive for Thursday, February 23, 2012

Kansas City man, 36, charged with aggravated assault

February 23, 2012


Douglas County prosecutors charged a 36-year-old Kansas City, Mo., man with aggravated assault after an incident early Tuesday in downtown Lawrence.

Lawrence police arrested Corey M. Martin about 5:20 a.m. in the 1000 block of Massachusetts Street after he was accused of speaking aggressively to a woman in the area and holding a large tree branch in a threatening manner, police said.

The woman told police she was approached by the man as she was walking to work. When a vehicle passed by, she saw the man turn his head, and she ran to the building where she was employed to call police. His bond was set at $3,500, and his next court appearance is scheduled for March 1.


oldbaldguy 6 years ago

Poor guy is either crazy or high on something. Good thing lady was not hurt.

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