Comments for: Portland transient arrested after assaulting blind man

Posted Aug. 28, 2012, at 4:40 p.m.

PORTLAND | A Portland transient was arrested early Tuesday after a fight with an acquaintance who is blind in one eye, police said. Edgar Stockdale, 57, was smoking a cigarette outside his State Street home around 2:30 a.m. when Richard Gregory, 61, approached, according to Portland police Lt. Scott …

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  • Anonymous

    I hope the person that wrote this story didn’t write the headline. It’s wrong.

    • Anonymous

      What is wrong with it

    • Anonymous

      Why is it wrong? Whether it’s wrong or right, the crime committed is WRONG. Gregory should be ashamed of himself! I hope the victim recovers with no ill-effects.

    • Jamie Anderson

      You’re right. It should read “Portland Scumbag”, not “Portland Transient”. 

  • Anonymous

    Who cares, we live in eastern Maine.

    • Anonymous

      Obama cares.

  • I feel like the man that committed the assault should have to give up an eye.  They can do that now a days right, eye transplants?

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