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MAN DIES AFTER TRYING TO END FIGHT

A Grote Street man who tried to break up a fight on a Black Rock street died late Sunday, of an apparent heart attack, police said.

Stanley Mateki, 63, had become involved in an argument with the combatants in the 100 block of Clay Street at 11:50 p.m., when Northwest District police arrived, according to Lt. Duane T. Rizzo, police spokesman.

"He was explaining to the officers what he had seen when he collapsed," Rizzo said, adding no charges were filed as a result of the death.

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