No Charges for Fake Seattle Superhero

    Ben Fodor, a self-styled superhero who goes by the name "Phoenix Jones," carries his mask after he removed it for TV cameras after he appeared in court, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011, in Seattle. Prosecutors have not yet filed charges  against Fodor after he was arrested Sunday after police say he pepper sprayed a group of people downtown as they left a nightclub. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

    Ted S. Warren / AP Photo

    Maybe he should battle Pepper Spray Cop. Self-proclaimed superhero Phoenix Jones won’t be charged with the pepper-spraying of several people outside a Seattle bar. He said he was trying to stop a fight. City Attorney Pete Holmes said the case was being dropped because of “proof problems.” “However, Mr. Fodor is no hero,” Holmes said in a statement, “just a deeply misguided individual.”

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