Teen stops violent assault, makes citizen’s arrest

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KGW – Roshawn Lenkau loves those video games where he can pretend to be a police officer.

He has been fascinated with law enforcement since he was a young kid. He even enrolled in an explorer program with the L.A. County Sheriff’s Office before moving to Portland.

“What I learned from other sergeants and officers and stuff.

They always tell me nothing can turn into something at any time,” said Lenkau.

Any time came Monday afternoon. The 15-year-old was near SW 5th and Stark when he noticed a homeless man brutally attacking another homeless man.

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