Fan Gets Sucker-Punched At Carolina Panthers Game

Judge sentences Panthers fan who sucker punched another fan at game

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On Tuesday, Kyle Maraghy pleaded guilty to the assault after video of the attack went viral.

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The cellphone video, which was posted on Instagram, shows Maraghy repeatedly punching a 62-year-old man who was sitting behind him, eventually drawing blood.

Kyle Maraghy pleaded guilty Tuesday to the assault after video of the attack went viral. (

A friend of the victim said that they repeatedly asked Maraghy and a woman he was with to sit down during the game.

Maraghy agreed to spend five weekends in jail. He also will have to take anger management classes, obtain a substance abuse assessment and comply with treatment, and he will be on probation for 18 months.

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