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Victim believes bat attack foreshadowed Md. cannibal case

Victim believes bat attack foreshadowed Md. cannibal case

It wasn't the beating by baseball bat that most frightened Joshua Ceasar, who was left with a fractured skull and a blinded eye. It was the scene that his friends described to him afterward: his alleged attacker Alexander Kinyua standing over his unconscious body, holding a knife. Even more terrifying: Days after being freed on bail in that incident, Kinyua would be charged with killing a family friend in his parents' house in Joppa, dismembering him and eating his heart and part of his brain. Now, Ceasar thinks that he narrowly escaped the same fate. His friends intervened in the May 19 attack, shoving Kinyua against a wall and dislodging the weapon in a third-floor hallway of a...

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