Catcalled & followed home

Location: 15th and Isherwood St NE
Time: Daytime (9:30am-3:30pm)

I was walking home from school and was catcalled by a group of men. As I ignored them, they turned and walked towards the block to see what house I was entering.

Submitted on 1/8/13 by Anonymous

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  1. tyciol
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    I was walking home from school and was catcalled by a group of girls. As I ignored them, they turned and walked towards the block to see what house I was entering.

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