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Caught on Tape: Critically Injured Man Ignored and Neglected

The victim falls after being punched by the man whose arm is extended.
WASHINGTON - A brutal attack was caught on tape outside of a District grocery store. But perhaps what's more disturbing is the number of people who walked by the injured man and never stopped to help.
It happened about 5:15 p.m. Tuesday near the intersection of 14th Street and Parkwood Place in Columbia Heights. Twenty-four minutes would elapse before medical help arrived. Sources tell us the victim is on life support with bleeding on the brain. He is not expected to survive.

The video shows the 31-year-old homeless man being punched by a man in a black coat, knocking him to the ground. The victim sits up, and eventually gets back up. Then a 2nd homeless man enters the picture wearing a black and red coat. At about 5:20, the second homeless man appears to push the victim, who was knocked over and, sources say, h

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Added: Jan-29-2009 Occurred On: Jan-29-2009
By: bellava
Tags: Caught, on, Tape:, Critically, Injured, Man, Ignored, and, Neglected
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, United States (load item map)
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