BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Caught on tape. A protester pinned to the ground by police and activists say what happened to him is police brutality. Meghan McCorkell has more on the police response.
Police say that man failed to follow instructions when he was ordered
to move out of the street and onto the sidewalk, but activists claim
officers too it too far.
Chaos broke out at a protest in east Baltimore. A Youtube video showed police pinning a man to the ground.
“They grabbed me,” said protester Thomas Threatt. “I say, `Why is you grabbing me? My daughter’s out here.’”