Witnesses: Cops Kept Hitting Him and Hitting Him

DEL PASO HEIGHTS, CA — Disturbing footage has emerged showing a cop choking a citizen.

Witnesses at the scene say the man had been jaywalking, and began defending himself against the officer’s aggression.

“I never witnessed anything like that. He just kept hitting him and kept hitting him, and I was like ‘oh my God…why you hitting him like that? Why you hitting him like that? You need to stop hitting him.’ And he kept hitting him,” said one witness in an interview with Fox 40.

The video at no point shows the man acting aggressively toward officers.

It does appear that he may have said something insulting to them, and witnesses confirm that he was jay walking — but is this enough to justify the level of force used against him?

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  • Macorichi

    He was having a hard week before this, a year or so from now hell be set with a good 100k or more from the tax payers.

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  • TimSto

    Dash cam video just released, show the man DID NOT jaywalk! Absolutely NO reason for a stop! The person calling himself a cop, should be fired, de-commissioned, criminally charged and be held personally help liable! Of course we all know he will get a 3 month paid vacation, will be “hand-slapped” and then continue to trying to ruin the lives of people who have done nothing wrong! But that’s just a guess 🙂