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Local Mayor Attacked After Christmas Party

The Orange County Sheriff’s Department has confirmed San Juan Capistrano Mayor John Taylor was attacked by two men while walking with his wife after a Christmas party.

A Sheriff Department spokesman tells KTLA that Taylor and his wife were walking on Los Rios Street about 11:30pm Saturday night, when one of the suspects punched Taylor in the head, knocking him to the ground.

KTLA 5 Orange County Bureau Chief Chip Yost reports.