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Seattle Officer Seen Kicking Man on Video

November 18, 2010  | 

Images exclusively acquired by KIRO Team 7 TV news show a teenager getting kicked in the leg, chest and face by an undercover police officer during a round-up of suspects.

An unnamed source handed KIRO Investigative Reporter Chris Halsne the arrest video a few days ago, and already, its contents are sending a wave of panic up the chain of command at SPD.

KIRO Team 7 Investigators identified discrepancies between the videotape, police reports and witnesses that raise a lot of questions.
 
In the past few months, Seattle police have been under constant fire for treatment of minority suspects -- and the newly aired videotape is only adding fuel to the fire.

Read Full Story at KIROTV.com

Tags: Seattle PD, Excessive Force


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