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November 04, 2013
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Off-duty cop nearly stabbed by man in clown wig

The man tried swung at the officer with a screwdriver after he identified himself as a cop

By Antonio Antenucci
New York Post

MANHATTAN — An off-duty cop had a fright on an uptown D-train in Manhattan Saturday, when a thug in a rainbow clown wig tried to stab him, sources said.

The trouble started when the 45-year old officer attempted to arrest the joker and a cohort for acting disorderly at the East 170th Street station at around 2:30 p.m., sources said.

After he identified himself as an officer, the clown’s pal punched the officer in the face — and the wig-wearing weirdo pulled a screwdriver and tried to hack the officer, according to sources.

Full Story: Thug in rainbow clown wig tries to attack cop

(Photo courtesy DCPI)

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