A frail widow was brutally robbed of her life savings in her own home by a violent thug who left her with a broken arm and leg.
One of his ancestors suppressed a riot by laying low a man called Murphy, a thug at the head of a mob who was wielding a wire whip.
Take a leap of faith that even though he looks like a thug, he is not necessarily a thug .
There is no reason why a thug should be immune from the ordinary criminal law.
A thoughtful comparative analysis of three religious groups, the Zealots, Assassins, and Thugs , by David Rapoport, indicates at least as many differences as similarities between them, particularly in the matter of intention.
There were guns, drug barons, organised thuggery .
Park and his partner continue to thuggishly interrogate the local townsmen, attempting to pin the crime on the local town dunce.
Right-wing pundits weren't troubled by the GOP's thuggishness .
Hooligans behave like thugs smashing up anyone and everything in their paths.
It seemed like the entire black elite of America was there and also a large number of underworld thugs .