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Man disrupts event organized by Bill Walczak

Suspect struck several before being taken away

Violence erupted Sunday at a rally organized to introduce mayoral candidate Bill Walczak’s public safety plan, when a man ran into the crowd and struck several people.

“For a moment there it was pretty frightening,” said Darek Barcikowski, Walczak’s campaign manager.

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