A California man was beaten after being mistaken for a suspected child predator

CNN - 08-18


(CNN) — Kevin Martin was just looking to play pool at a local bar in Norco, California, when a man mistook him for a child predator and beat him. Martin, a 34-year-old private meteorologist from Corona, California, told CNN that the man approached him at the bar on Thursday and asked if they could speak outside. The man was visibly intoxicated, Martin said.