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Thursday, June 12, 2014

Dodgers fan arrested for Cincy trespass

‘‘Apparently, he’s been obsessed with the Dodgers for a long time,’’ she said. She said she didn’t believe he had any weapons, but said another attorney would probably be appointed to represent him on the burglary count, which could carry prison time upon conviction.

Sexton is known online among Dodger fans as ‘‘Troy From West Virginia’’ for video postings about the team and its players, including his admiration for former Dodger relief pitcher Joe Beimel and coarse retorts to critics of young Dodger star Yasiel Puig.

There sure is a lot of crazy going around these days.

Robert in Manhattan Beach Posted: June 12, 2014 at 02:39 PM | 4 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: dodgers, mental health, reds

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   1. Batman Posted: June 12, 2014 at 04:06 PM (#4724280)
Joe Beimel's 1.77 ERA this year probably emboldened the guy.
   2. Pasta-diving Jeter (jmac66) Posted: June 12, 2014 at 04:38 PM (#4724348)
from TFA:
In West Virginia, Putnam County court records show Sexton has been arrested several times on various charges, most recently drunken driving in April. He hasn't appeared in court yet on that charge. He pleaded guilty in January to making false calls to 911.
He pleaded no contest in 2009 in Putnam County Circuit Court to two counts of domestic battery after he allegedly held one of his sons upside down by an ankle during a football practice.

he should have his children turned right side up and taken away
   3. boteman is not here 'til October Posted: June 12, 2014 at 07:47 PM (#4724559)
coarse retorts to critics of young Dodger star Yasiel Puig.

Didn't see that coming! He's not your father's redneck.
   4. Jolly Old St. Nick Is A Jolly Old St. Crip Posted: June 12, 2014 at 08:16 PM (#4724570)
Hey, I know a guy from West Virginia named Troy, but I always thought he was just obsessed with his 12 year old niece.

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