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Teenager gets another assault charge

Pete FowlerGlenwood Springs, CO Colorado

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. Aaron Rabidue, 18, was arrested again May 30 on suspicion of assault and harassment-related charges.Bond was set at $6,000 and hadn’t been posted Monday.According to an arrest affidavit, he shoved a couple walking at Two Rivers Park and threw a large rock that came “within inches” of the girl’s head. Police answered a report of an assault at the park and found Rabidue hiding under the Two Rivers pedestrian bridge. Rabidue said he was “talking (expletive)” but that there was no contact between him and the couple. A police officer wrote that he noticed the odor of alcohol coming from Rabidue as he spoke.Rabidue’s girlfriend told police he pushed a male and someone else, according to the affidavit. The couple told police they were walking through Two Rivers Park and saw Rabidue. They tried to avoid him but he saw them and followed. He began taunting and yelling at them, eventually throwing the large rock. He approached them and pushed the woman. Then he pushed the guy, who ran. The couple told police they feared for their lives, according to the affidavit.Rabidue, of New Castle, was last arrested with his twin brother on Jan. 10. Police believe Aaron and Randy Rabidue assaulted another teenager that day. Five days later, police say the twins and their father, Skip Rabidue, harassed and intimidated the alleged victim at the Glenwood Springs Mall. The twins, now 18, were charged as adults when they were still 17.Between his two cases, Aaron is accused of attempted second-degree assault with a deadly weapon, second-degree assault, third-degree assault, intimidating a witness, reckless endangerment, menacing, two counts of harassment and one count of underage consumption of alcohol.Randy is accused of second-degree assault, intimidating a witness, harassment, possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute and possession of between one and eight ounces of marijuana. Skip is accused of retaliation against a witness or victim, contributing to the delinquency of a minor and intimidating a witness or victim. The family has appeared a few times in court for arraignment but none has entered pleas yet. Contact Pete Fowler: 945-8515, ext. 16611 pfowler@postindependent.comPost Independent, Glenwood Springs Colorado CO


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