The brutality of US police has come to the fore once again. During the arrest, the police brutally beat up one of the accused. His video is going viral on social media. After this, three police officers were suspended.
According to the news agency AP, this incident is in Crawford County, Arkansas. Here three policemen came to arrest a suspect. But he started running. The police beat him with kicks to stop him. This incident took place on August 21. Now the video of this incident is going viral. The police's face is seen in the video
The police received information that an unknown person was threatening a shopkeeper. Details of the case related to these threats have not been provided. Police reached there. Questioned the suspect. He then tried to run away. He punched a policeman. After this, the police surrounded him and threw him to the ground. The police kneed his neck and then choked him. He was kicked and punched several times.
Police threatened a woman in Crawford County, Arkansas, and videotaped the incident. She also posted this video on social media. The beating police officer is seen threatening not to make the video.
The killing of black George Floyd
A similar incident happened two years ago. On May 25, 2020, George Floyd, a black man, was killed by the police of the city of Minneapolis in the state of Minnesota. The police officer held George's neck with his knee for 8 and 46 seconds. He could not breathe and died. After George's death, there was a firestorm of agitation in America.