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5 Teens Charged in Fatal Beating of Wylie Man (Racing Cars Down Street)
Dallas News ^ | 11/9/2009 | JON NIELSEN

Posted on 11/09/2009 8:36:17 AM PST by Dallas59

Like his neighbors, Jonathan Bird had grown tired of hearing tires squeal on the street outside his Wylie home.

When the 28-year-old confronted five teens about the annoyance just before midnight Saturday, they responded by beating him to death on a neighbor's lawn, police say.

Four of the five suspects charged with murder are 16 years old. Their names are being withheld because they are minors. The fifth suspect is 17-year-old Ethan Dorris of Wylie.

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; US: Texas
KEYWORDS: car; death; racing
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To: Moonman62

Fortunately, I live in a small city just outside of Houston. Basically, it’s a subdivision-sized city. The city does not want the residents to condone boorish behavior, as it drives down real-estate values; so they encourage us to call and report disruptors.


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