07 March 2008

Remember when you were a teenager...

And you used to get into all those playground brawls with other pipe-wielding kids?

Yeah, me neither.
He said it was too soon to know exactly who was fighting who or what the dispute was over, but one youth had his ear partially severed and two other boys suffered head wounds.

All but one of the attackers got away, Gibson said, explaining a boy believed to be 16 or 17 was arrested and taken to 43 Division.

His name can't be released under the Youth Criminal Justice Act.
(h/t reader richard)


UPDATE: David Miller's "Better Way"
A gang of 10 teenagers violently robbed scores of subway commuters yesterday afternoon during the peak of commuter rush hour.

The youths, all aged about 15, robbed numerous people — sometimes punching victims in the face — between 4 and 6 p.m. in the stairwells and platforms at stations along the Bloor St. and Yonge St. lines.

"I'm actually surprised these gangbangers haven't figured it out yet; the world is there for the picking."

"Mayor Miller has laid the table, they just have to sit down and feast."