Knockout Game

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St. Louis Police Arrest 2 Teens in Loop Attack

Police say they took a 15-year-old male and a 17-year-old male into custody Tuesday.

08/07/2014

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Illinois Rep. Introduces ‘Knockout Game’ Legislation

The legislation would stiffen the penalty for those convicted of battery while taking part in the “game,” making it punishable by 3-7 years in prison.

12/26/2013

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Expert: ‘Knockout Game’ Could Spark ‘Mistrust Between Ethnic, Racial Groups’

What elements of the “knockout game” appeal to those who choose to “play” it?

11/26/2013

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Expert: Teens Get Involved In ‘Knockout Game’ To ‘Prove Their Manhood’

A youth criminal justice expert says there is no pattern in how victims are targeted in a “knockout game.”

11/21/2013

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Police: Woman Suffers Double Fracture Of Bone Under Eye In ‘Knockout Game’ Attack

St. Louis authorities are dealing with a potential “Knockout Game” attack.

11/20/2013

St. Louis performer Charles Glenn, via YouTube.

Performer Charles Glenn Shot At, Won’t Perform on Riverfront

“I don’t know if those bullets were for us or not but I do know it is unsafe down there because it was dark, there were no police,” he said.

11/04/2013

Elex Levell Murphy

Elex Murphy Gets Life Plus 25 Years for Knockout Game Murder

Last month the panel found that the now 20-year-old Murphy was with three others when he walked up and punched Hoang Nguyen and his wife.

05/02/2013

Elex Levell Murphy

Man Convicted in ‘Knockout Game’ Attack That Killed 72 Year-old

Elex Murphy was convicted of second-degree murder, first-degree assault and armed criminal action in the April 2011 death of Hoang Nguyen.

04/11/2013

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Trial Begins in Fatal ‘Knockout Game’ Attack

20-year-old Elex Levell Murphy is charged with first-degree murder in the April 2011 killing of 72-year-old Hoang Nguyen.

04/09/2013

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St. Louis Teen Pleads Guilty in ‘Knockout Game’

In the knockout game, people are picked at random and beaten. The attacks are sometimes captured on video.

01/09/2013

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