Rodney King beats ex-cop in boxing match


By O'Ryan Johnson
Boston Herald

BOSTON — In this round of Rodney King vs. the police, King won by unanimous decision.

King, whose videotaped beating by Los Angeles cops touched off three days of riots that killed 53 and wounded 2,000 after the officers involved were acquitted by a white jury in 1992, whooped an ex-cop in a boxing ring near Philadelphia on Friday night, promoters said.

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