‘Worse than a shark’: Police say man attacked in downtown Lawrence
Police say a man attacked a group of teenagers at a downtown mall earlier this month and was taken to a hospital.
Lawrence police Sgt. Mike Condon said the man was in the process of being charged after an altercation at the Lawrence Eagle Tribune.
Police say a 21-year-old man walked up to the group of teens and asked them to stop dancing and told them to leave the mall, police said.
Police said the teens began throwing punches at the man before he jumped on top of them and punched them.
The man was able to run off and was later taken to the hospital.
Police are asking anyone with information on the incident to call detectives at (865) 659-2540 or Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.