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January 23, 2012
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Taped beatings a modern twist on urge to boast

Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said videos of youth violence are ending up online more frequent everywhere

By Jason Keyser and Michael Tarm
Chicago Sun-Times

CHICAGO — It seems to defy the logic of committing crimes in a way to avoid getting caught: Ruffians intentionally recording themselves on video beating and robbing someone, then posting it on YouTube so anyone anywhere can see it, including police.

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