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Iowa City man arrested after assault on Good Samaritan

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

An Iowa City man is in jail after police say he assaulted another man for trying to protect a woman.

On Oct. 16, Gavin Anthony Norbe was arrested for assaulting a man who stood up for a woman believed to be in danger.

Police report the victim saw Norbe yelling at a woman outside of a gas station at 10:54 pm.

The victim then witnessed Norbe pick up a piece of wood, and believed that he intended to strike the woman and cause her harm.

After seeing this happen, the victim asked Norbe to stop what he was doing.

Norbe then turned on him by punching, kicking, and pushing the victim, causing scrapes and bruises on multiple parts of his body. 

After police arrived on the scene Norbe admitted to them that he pushed the victim.
    

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