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Man assaulted by gang member for trying to stop fight

By Ahn Sang-yool
  • Published : Jun 21, 2018 - 16:16
  • Updated : Jun 21, 2018 - 16:16

Gwangju Seobu Police Station said Thursday that it has booked a gang member surnamed Kim without detention on the charge of assault.

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Kim is accused of using physical violence against a man surnamed Park in his 20s for trying to break up a fight between him and his girlfriend in front of a convenience store in Seo-gu, Gwangju, around 5:45 a.m. on Sunday.

Police said Park was punched twice in the face by Kim when he attempted to stop the conflict.

By Ahn Sang-yool (koolsangon@heraldcorp.com)