"Every time you look on the Capitol Hill blog there's more crime. Every single time and it's getting worse," said one participant. Many others said the no longer take relatives to Cal Anderson Park even though they live right across the street from it.
"We take our out of town guests and family over to Volunteer Park," said one man.
KOMO TV's Joel Moreno wrote me in the morning and pledged his attendance and appeared as promised. He was called away on an Amber Alert but I know KOMO has some good footage so I hope major press follows up on this. I will be releasing footage from 3-4 individuals, including the survivor (facing Councilor O'Brien) who had his ear bitten off by some deranged and drunken hoodlums.