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17-year-old Ruben Rodriguez arrested in Grand Concourse beating of Luis Melendez

One of two suspects has been arrested in a brutal beating on the Grand Concourse.  According to police, 17-year-old Ruben Rodriguez and another man beat Luis Melendez with wooden poles early Wednesday.

News 12 Staff

Apr 25, 2014, 10:06 PM

Updated 3,711 days ago

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One of two suspects has been arrested in a brutal beating on the Grand Concourse. 
According to police, 17-year-old Ruben Rodriguez and another man beat Luis Melendez with wooden poles early Wednesday. 
The family of Melendez says that the 28-year-old is on life support at Lincoln Hospital. 
Authorities are urging anyone with information on the second suspect to come forward. 


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