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Gumby kicking video leads to arrest

A YouTube video of a man in a Gumby costume getting kicked in the groin led to the attacker's arrest, according to this report:

About 6:30 p.m. Friday, Scamlon was in his second or third hour as Gumby when the teen approached him from behind, called for his attention, then kicked him in the groin.
"He just got out of his car and walked up to me and just kicked me," said the Swartz Creek man, who said he wasn’t badly hurt because the costume’s extra padding absorbed the blow.

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By Washington Post Editors  | October 22, 2010; 6:02 AM ET
Categories:  Around the Nation, Offbeat  
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