Anorak News | Police Log: Dog Eats Watermelon

Police Log: Dog Eats Watermelon

by | 3rd, October 2008

POLICE Log: Anorak’s Look At Crime In The News…

Twisting My Melon

A dog eating a watermelon helped cause a Boston man to repeatedly stab himself to prove to his brother he wasn’t afraid of pain, police say.

A police report said the two unidentified brothers got into an argument this week after a dog belonging to one of the men consumed a watermelon owned by his brother, the Boston Herald said Thursday.

A dog ate a watermelon?

Tuesday’s argument over the missing watermelon escalated into a shouting match between the siblings that allegedly caused one brother to repeatedly stab himself in order to show he didn’t care if he got hurt, police say.

Police officer Jamie Kennealy said when police arrived at the scene to help take the injured brother to the hospital, the other brother allegedly tried to barricade himself in a room.

He got the pip (geddit?)…


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