Battery Call In Palm Springs

Officers arrive to the scene shortly after an alleged battery takes place. A bloodied man and his girlfriend give their side of the story.

WE'RE GONNA BE EN ROUTETO A CALL RIGHT NOW

UH, SOME KINDOF A DISTURBANCE,

POSSIBLY A BATTERYTHAT JUST OCCURRED.

LOOKS LIKE THIS IS POSSIBLYGONNA BE THE VICTIM

RIGHT UP HERE,SITTING IN THE STREET.

WE'LL GET OUTAND TALK TO HIM.

- WELL, MY GIRLGONNA TELL YOU...

- OKAY, LET'S SITON THE CURB

UNTIL WE CAN TALK TO YOU,MAN-- RIGHT HERE.

SIT ON THE CURB.

- SIR, COME OVER HERE.- ON THE CURB.

SO WE CAN TALK TO YOU, MAN.

AND THEN I'LL GET YOUR I.D.AND THEN WE'LL GO FROM THERE.

OKAY?

- THIS IS MY BOYFRIEND,

AND, YOU KNOW,THE GUY THAT HIT HIM

ON THE HEADWITH A CHAIN

IS NOT EVEN SUPPOSEDTO BE HERE, PERIOD.

I DON'T KNOWIF HE'S HARBORING--

I DON'T KNOW IF HE'SUP THERE RIGHT NOW--

- OKAY, DO YOU KNOW WHERE--EXACTLY WHERE AT?

- HE MIGHT BE IN AN APARTMENTUPSTAIRS RIGHT HERE.

- LET ME SEE YOUR HEAD.

- I DON'T EVEN KNOWWHAT IT LOOK LIKE.

- IT DOESN'T LOOK THAT BAD,BUT I'M NOT A DOCTOR.

- WELL, I TELL YOU WHAT.

YOU DON'T ARRESTTHAT ( bleep ),

I GOT A PLAN FOR HIM.

IT'LL BE A DIFFERENT SCENARIO.

- DO YOU LIVE HERE?- NO, I WAS HERE--

ME AND MY GIRLWAS GETTING IN THE CAR

GETTING READY TO LEAVE.- UH-HUH.

AND WHAT HAPPENED?- AND HE CALLED HER A WHORE

AND I GOT AGGRESSIVEAND CALLED...

- DENNIS.- SIT DOWN, MAN.

RELAX.SIT!

- SO YOU WEREOVER HERE WITH YOUR GIRL,AND WHAT HAPPENED?

- BASTARD CALLED HERA WHORE, HE DIDN'T--

I SAID, "MAN, WHAT THE--"

AND HE TOOK OUTA THING AND STARTS--

- WHERE DID HE COME FROM?

- HE WAS GOING INTHROUGH THE GATE.

CAME OUT WITH A THING,STARTS SWINGING A ( bleep )--

- HE WAS GOINGINTO THE COMPLEX

OR HE WAS COMINGOUT OF THE COMPLEX?

- YEAH, HE PULLED IT OFFAND STARTS SWINGING IT.

- WHY WOULD HE STARTSWINGING IT AT YOU?

- BECAUSE I TOLD HIM,

"MAN, DON'T BECALLING MY GIRL THAT."

- SO DID YOU GUYSEXCHANGE WORDS--

- NO, MAN, HE ( bleep )JUST PULLED THAT THING OFF,

SAID, "YOU WANT SOME?"

- SO WHY WOULD HE COME OUTAND START CALLINGYOUR GIRL NAMES?

- ( bleep ).AND I BACKED UP.

'CAUSE I SAW IT COMING,

AND HE CRACKED ME WITH IT.

- WHY WOULD HE STARTCALLING YOUR GIRL NAMES

OUT OF THE BLUE?- HE'S BEEN CALLING HER "WHORE,"

"BITCHES,"AND ALL THAT BULL.

- LAST FOUR MONTHS,HE AIN'T SUPPOSED TO BEON THIS PROPERTY, SWEETIE.

HE AIN'T SUPPOSED TO BELIVING HERE.

- OKAY, SO WHERE DID HE GOAFTER THIS WHOLE THING?

- THE BASTARD RANUP IN THERE WITH HIS...

- DID HE RUN BACKINTO THE COMPLEX?

- UH-HUH.

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