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Fox Photog Attacked During Interview

In FOX, Memphis, Tennessee on January 28, 2011 at 6:29 pm

Photographer Mike Moore (Courtesy FOX13)

A photographer for WHBQ, Memphis, Tenn.’s FOX affiliate has been released from the hospital after being jumped by several students at a gas station in the city.

From FOX13’s website:

Mike Moore, a multiple Emmy Award Winning Photographer and Special Projects Producer, was attacked while he and FOX13 reporter Lauren Johnson were doing an interview about boys and teen pregnancy.

Two teenagers have been charged with simple assault and vandalism. The kids were enrolled at an alternative school in downtown Memphis, one that specializes in “behavioral issues,” according to the news story.

Moore kept rolling, though, and captured some of the altercation on tape. Video after the jump…

http://www.myfoxmemphis.com/video/videoplayer.swf?dppversion=6994

Fox 13 Photographer Attacked: MyFoxMEMPHIS.com

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