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Barney the Dinosaur

Creator's Son ARRESTED

for Attempted Murder

1/17/2013 7:35 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
breaking news

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So much for the "happy family" ... 'cause the son of the woman who created "Barney & Friends" has been arrested for allegedly trying to MURDER a 49-year-old man in Malibu.

27-year-old Patrick Leach -- son of Barney creator Sheryl Leach -- was arrested in Agoura Hills, CA for allegedly shooting a man in the chest on January 9 ... this according to TheAcorn.com.

Cops say they have recovered evidence that connects Patrick to the shooting. Cops say they are still trying to determine the motive.  

According to The Acorn, the victim was treated at UCLA and is expected to recover from his wounds.

51 COMMENTS

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31.

BC    

Maybe he'll be in a cell with Elmo- the pedophile.

582 days ago
32.

NOT ELMO    

no barney no !...............Not Barney :)

582 days ago
33.

Spicy mag    

This just in. Dora the Explorer is doing porn.

582 days ago
34.

IceGypsy    

Hmmm was the man in a barney suit trying to sing him the song? I'm pretty sure that would motivate many to do that lol

582 days ago
35.

Tree    

Sharing is caring...unless it is your gun. Then you share bullets!

582 days ago
36.

MzDee2012    

First Elmo and now this. Newsflash! men who like to play with dolls or dress up as dolls are no bueno

582 days ago
37.

Raven    

...with a Tommy Gun and best wishes to hell dude,
Barney's son say "you ***got you!"

582 days ago
38.

dee123    

Barney scared me as a child and still does. He's creepy

582 days ago
39.

jaz26    

I guess his dad didn't hug him enough.

582 days ago
40.

cobrazombie    

"Expected to recover"? What did he shoot him with, a Nerf gun?

581 days ago
41.

picquaza    

why are people killing other people all of a sudden

418 days ago
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