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OFFICERS ARREST MAN AFTER SEEING BEATING

Northwest District officers reported witnessing the beating of a man on Amherst Street Sunday morning.

Officers Michele Kubala and Dennis Kessler said they were responding to a 911 call at Amherst and Military Road when they saw John O'Dell, 31, of Sayre Street, beating Juan F. Davila, 35, of Rhode Island Street. They said the victim suffered a split lip and broken tooth.

O'Dell, who reportedly became unruly and damaged Kessler's watch during his arrest, was charged with felony assault, criminal mischief, harassment and disorderly conduct.