Flatbush Gardens boxing club brings troubled teens and cops together, on the same side

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Two teenagers squared off in a troubled Brooklyn housing development, their fists raised and their faces locked in snarls. A crowd of young men, many of whom live in the violence-plagued Flatbush Gardens, gathered to watch. They hollered and egged the fighters on before anNYPD lieutenant rushed over. Instead of breaking it up, the cop shouted words […]

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