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Schenectady man allegedly slaps woman, robs man who tries to help her

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An employee at a local church was praised Monday for trying to summon help after seeing a man attacking a woman. The intervention ultimately resulted in the suspect taking the good Samaritan’s phone and breaking it, police said — and much more serious charges being filed. Nobody was injured in the incident around 10:45 a.m. Friday on Union Street near St. John the Evangelist Church. That’s when Stephen L. Torres, 28, of 704 Windsor Terrace ...

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May 13, 2014
6:26 a.m.

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The good Samaritan should get a reward. Mr. Torres should get a few years to think about the error of his ways.