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Saturday, March 9, 2013
Man arrested after punching police horse

A 28-year-old Ramrod Key man spent the night in jail this week after police said he punched Smoke, a Key West police horse helping patrol Smathers Beach for spring break.

Yeorgo Kapiris was arrested for misdemeanor battery about 3:45 p.m. Wednesday.

He was released Thursday night after posting $500 bail, Sheriff's Office records show.

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