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Two Dania Beach men charged with assaulting ‘pirate’ neighbor

Muhamad Ahmad (left) and Ahmed Othman
Muhamad Ahmad (left) and Ahmed Othman Sun Sentinel (via Broward Sheriff’s Office)

Capt. Jack Sparrow never suffered such indignity.

Larry Harcar was swaggering down his street last week in full "Pirates of the Caribbean" regalia: Bearded, in black and with a toy gun and sword. It's what he likes doing this time of year — for entertainment, he told authorities.

The fun ended when Harcar, 49, found himself face down on the ground with two loaded pistols pointed at his head. The guns were in the hands of two startled neighbors from three doors away, the Broward Sheriff's Office said, who were fearful of the "pirate's" appearance.

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