One of three charges might be dropped
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -- One of three criminal charges against boxer Fernando Vargas might be dropped in the wake of a recanted statement to a police detective, a deputy district attorney said Wednesday.
However, Hilary Dozer said the district attorney's office "remains committed in proceeding on the other two counts, with the trial date still set for March 5."
The 23-year-old Vargas was arrested in July 1999 in connection
with the alleged beating of Doug Rossi, 23, inside a Montecito ...
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