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Bleeding man kicks, spits at officers

Original post made on Jun 28, 2011

A San Jose man was arrested in Mountain View early Sunday morning with more than 10 grams of cocaine in his pocket, police said. The man reportedly resisted arrest, and kicked, spat at and yelled racial epithets at one of the arresting officers.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, June 27, 2011, 6:24 PM


Posted by Evidence, a resident of Castro City
on Jun 28, 2011 at 10:18 am

Shock of all shocks...they were on alcohol; avail at oh so many local alcohol dispensaries.

Posted by Confused, a resident of Cuesta Park
on Jun 28, 2011 at 11:26 am

And the decision to ban marijuana collectives was made in the City, but it's OK to keep the MANY MANY alcohol filled clubs, eateries and restaurants open till 1 or 2:00am for folks to drive home drunk or act like this in public?! I don't remember ever reading about someone who has smoked marijuana act like this towards an officer, but I've been reading many other articles about folks who are DRUNK act like this lately... government "officials" can really be stupid sometimes.

Posted by O R, a resident of Castro City
on Jun 28, 2011 at 1:15 pm

The two drunks became so upset when they realized they were snorting cocaine cut with 75% baby formula they just purchased from a group of black teens in a gray SUV.

Posted by Ono, a resident of The Crossings
on Jun 28, 2011 at 2:27 pm

Not formula...

And it was gray only on the left front fender.

Posted by Thom, a resident of Jackson Park
on Jun 28, 2011 at 2:49 pm

I thought being drunk in public was a crime? Apparently I have been mistaken for over 30 years. Apparently you can abuse alcohol and people while causing a public nuisance. That bums me out because I quit drinking long ago.
I don't understand why people bring up the marijuana issue. It doesn't help in the discussions of whether it should or shouldn't be legal. People really need to know when to pick the time for the fight. This isn't the place or the time and you don't have an audience to puff your chest out, and you clearly lack stats.

Posted by Zogma, a resident of Shoreline West
on Jun 28, 2011 at 8:05 pm

I would've tased him first.

Posted by Old Ben, a resident of Shoreline West
on Jun 28, 2011 at 11:01 pm

"Stats"? We don' need no steenkin' STATS. How much violence do you see around cannabis dispensaries? How much violence do you see around alcohol dispensaries? I rest my case.