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San Diego man held on suspicion of using skateboard as weapon

October 22, 2011 |  7:48 pm

A 26-year-old San Diego man was arrested Saturday on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon: a skateboard.

Collin Hennessy got into an argument with an employee at a laundromat in the Rolando neighborhood and allegedly began hitting him with his skateboard, police said.

When the unidentified employee grabbed the skateboard, Hennessy reportedly sprayed him with a chemical spray, police said.

Hennessy was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, misuse of tear gas and possession of drug paraphernalia.


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