As originally researched by Mark McClish, who sought out information from others, including investigators, who were asked to learn if his theory would hold water, received confirmation that:
When someone is going to lie, and will choose a number, the liar will often choose the number "3", with the exception when asked, "How many drinks did you have?" in which the most common answer is 2.
Charlie Rogers was assaulted by "3 masked men" in August. Perhaps they were the same who attacked Joseph Baken in July.
Here, this man said he was beaten up by 3 "homophobes", because he was homosexual. Later, video appeared that showed that his injuries came when attempting a gymnastic flip.