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Man in Sacramento dies after police beating

The suspect was restrained and then struck 10 times with a baton


Natasha Lennard
May 26, 2013 9:46PM (UTC)

A man in Sacramento has reportedly been beaten to death by police. Via CBS local 13:

Video obtained by CBS13 of the arrest on the 8300 block of Folsom Boulevard shows a suspect being restrained by a male officer’s legs, while a female officer strikes him 10 times with a baton.

Video obtained by CBS13 of the arrest on the 8300 block of Folsom Boulevard shows a suspect being restrained by a male officer’s legs, while a female officer strikes him 10 times with a baton.


Natasha Lennard

Natasha Lennard is an assistant news editor at Salon, covering non-electoral politics, general news and rabble-rousing. Follow her on Twitter @natashalennard, email nlennard@salon.com.

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