160s 'Fraud:' Confrontation with panhandlers caught on camera images and subtitles

, WHERE THE CONFRONTATIONHAPPENED.SHE HAS WHAT POLICE ARE SAYINGABOUT THE SITUATION.COURTNEY POLICE SAY THEY KNOWWHO THE PANHANDLERS ARE.THEY HAVE BEEN KNOWN TOPANHANDLE IN BRUNSWICK AND BATH.BONN GOLDWAS HERE SATURDAYWHEN THEY WERE ASKING PEOPLE FORMONEY OUTSIDE MCDONALD'S INTOPSHAM.SHE TRIED TO STOP THEM WHEN SHEOVERHEARD THEIR CONVERSATION.SHE PULLED OUT HER CAMERA ANDSTARTED RECORDING.>> FRAUDS.DO NOT GIVE THEM MONEY.COURTNEY: BONNIE GOLD AND HERDAUGHTER MCKAYSAY THEYOVERHEARD CONVERSATION BETWEENTHE PANHANDLERS THAT LEFT THEMOUTRAGED.>> THEY TOOK $1000 RECENTLY.PAID OFF A CAR.THE OLDER GENTLEMAN SAID, DIDN'TYOU JUST BUY TIRES?COURTNEY: GOLD WAS PLANNING ONTALKING WITH THE PEOPLE INSIDETHE RESTAURANT, BUT THEY WEREBACK AT THE INTERSECTION.SHE WENT TO THE MANAGER.>> SOMEONE FOUND ME SOMECARDBOARD AND MARKERS.I WROTE"FRAUD."COURTNEY THEY STOOD SILENTLYNEXT TO THE MAN ASKING FOR MONEYUNTIL HE WALKED AWAY.THE SITUATION HEATED UP WHEN THEPANHANDLERS CAME BACK TOCONFRONT THEM.>> SHE GRABBED HER PHONE, BUSTEDHER FINGERNAILS.THE OLDER GENTLEMAN PUNCHED MEIN THE CHEST.>> WE GOT CALLED IN AS A RESULT.WE CHARGED T PEOPLE WITHASSAULT.>> YOU HAVE NO RIGHT TO TOUCHUS.COURTNEY: CARL BROWN AND MARY RUSSO WERE CHARGED BECAUSE THESITUATION GOT PHYSICAL.AS LONG AS THEY ARE STAYINGOUT OF TRAFFIC, THERE IS NOTHINGWE CAN DO.THEY C PUT ANYTHING THEY WANTON A SIGN.IF PEOPLE GIVE THEM MONEY, THEYWILL STAY OUT THERE.COURTNEY: GOLD NORMALLY KEEPSBAGS OF FOOD IN H TRUNK TOHAND OUT TO THOSE IN NEED.NOW THE SIGN WILL BE IN THEIR --THERE TOO.>> TO BRAG ABOUT THIS MONEY ANDWHERE IT IS GOING, IT IS NOTGOING TO WHAT THEY CLAIM THEYNEED IT OR -- FOR.COURTNEY: BROWN AND RUSSOLISTEDADDRESSES ON THE POLICE REPORT.

'Fraud:' Confrontation with panhandlers caught on camera

Police charge two pandhandlers in Topsham with assault after a confrontation is caught on camera where the men are called frauds. WMTW News 8's Courtney Sturgeon explains. two for assault after viral video of Topsham panhandlers posted. Subscribe to WMTW on YouTube now for more: bit.ly/1lLKmoE Get more Portland news: www.wmtw.com/ Like us: www.facebook.com/wmtwtv Follow us: twitter.com/WMTWTV Google+: plus.google.com/+WMTWNews8
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