CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) -- A Rhode Island man who put a sign on hisgarage urging a neighbor with cancer to die says he regrets it butwanted to make the man angry after the two quarreled over shrubs.
The sign read, 'Glad you have canser so die stupid.'WPRO reportsthat Edward Jimmis callsthe sign a 'stupid thing to do.' His Cranston neighbor Bob Goldis in remission from Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Jimmis says he and Gold stopped talking after fighting overGold's shrubs. Jimmis says Gold would taunt him. He says he put thesign up after Gold stuck his tongue out at Jimmis one day.
Gold called police, but they say Jimmis wasn't breaking any law.
Neighbors have called for Jimmis to leave the neighborhood. He sayshe won't.