Videos are capturing what some are calling a trend: Young people assaulting random strangers, trying to knock them to the ground with a single punch. The so-called “knockout game” is making headlines nationwide, but is it an actual trend? Pam Brown has been investigating.
Phoebe Connolly, who works with young people professionally, was punched in the face by a stranger while riding her bike home. She says teenagers “don’t always think of the ramifications of their actions.”