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Raleigh police arrest brothers after fight

Posted October 17, 2008

— Raleigh police arrested two brothers after a fight early Friday.

Officers tried to arrest the men in an apartment complex off McMakin Street. The brothers then started fighting with the officers, police said.

One officer went to a hospital. No one was seriously hurt. It was unclear what started the fight.

Lamar Johnson, 26, and David Johnson, 24, faced several charges: assault on a law enforcement officer, resisting, delaying and obstructing an officer, engaging in an affray and disorderly conduct.


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  • Mrfeelgood Oct 17, 2008

    The family must be so proud..........

  • techwritermommy Oct 17, 2008

    Ok, really, is this news?

  • dta27615 Oct 17, 2008

    must be a slow news day... or they can't deal with the whippin' state too last nite ;-)

  • derrellwhite Oct 17, 2008

    why is this making news, it happens all the time.

  • enoughsenough Oct 17, 2008

    Model citizens.

  • dta27615 Oct 17, 2008

    The officers should've done what hockey refs do... wait until the fighters are tired out... then move in...

  • meh2 Oct 17, 2008

    Two brothers got arrested. Same story, different day.