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I don't even know how to title this one...

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Rumpleforeskin, Aug 5, 2009.

  1. Rumpleforeskin

    Rumpleforeskin Active Member

    I got a text from a friend today asking if I watched the news last night.

    I told him I didn't and asked why. Turns out, a man assaulted and raped two women in his city (which is 25 minutes from mine) and the police sketch looks EXACTLY like my friend.

    He wanted to go out downtown tonight, but is scared he would be arrested.

    To make things worse, his car was backed into and the person didn't leave any information. He wanted to file a police report, but was afraid to go to the station, because well, yeah.

    I'm not really asking for advice or wondering what to do, just sharing a story.

    Has anyone else had this happen to themselves or a friend? Maybe not this extreme, but similar?
     
  2. forever_town

    forever_town Active Member

    In the days after Gianni Versace was killed and the manhunt for Andrew Cunanan was underway, one of my friends asked me if I was living a double life. Then he showed me a picture from that day's USA Today.

    I was rather perturbed, to say the least. Even my father noticed the likeness.
     
  3. CentralIllinoisan

    CentralIllinoisan Active Member

    How about "My doppelganger raped two women"
     
  4. CentralIllinoisan

    CentralIllinoisan Active Member

    Weird. A friend of mine also looked like the sketch of Andrew Cunanan.
     
  5. ArnoldBabar

    ArnoldBabar Active Member

    Is your friend particularly distinctive looking? Or is the sketch just sort of a generic dude?
     
  6. ArnoldBabar

    ArnoldBabar Active Member

    Yeah, but in fairness, your friend was Andrew Cunanan.
     
  7. CentralIllinoisan

    CentralIllinoisan Active Member

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  8. PeteyPirate

    PeteyPirate Guest

    Your friend is Ryan Leaf?
     
  9. ArnoldBabar

    ArnoldBabar Active Member

    Yeah, I don't think those two people look even remotely alike.
     
  10. Rumpleforeskin

    Rumpleforeskin Active Member

    My friend is pretty distinctive looking and the sketch is a ringer for him.

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    And the description...

    ...matches him exactly.


    I'd rather not post a photo of him out of respect.
     
  11. kokane_muthashed

    kokane_muthashed Active Member

    Damn, F_T, you do look like Cunanan.
     
  12. zebracoy

    zebracoy Guest

    If he's not guilty, I don't see why life doesn't carry on as normal.
     
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