Investigation launched after violent arrest

Video appears to show an officer kneeling on a man’s neck while attempting to restrain him.
0:47 | 07/13/20

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A police department in Allentown Pennsylvania is defending its officers following a violent arrest. The new shows an off served putting his neon a suspect's neck. The arrest sparked protests over the weekend with demonstrators saying they were stunned they officer appeared to use a restraining moves similar. For the one that killed George Floyd a new statement from the police as the man was quote non compliant the local block lives matter group is rejecting the statement. We really know there's two things in there than they need to connect with a head that shouldn't happened in the Gaza until there is a accountability person here where officers that are seen excessive use of course are required to step in with this his first house the and that's an anti. The suspect was treated at the hospital and released the incident is under investigation. And a protest is planned for this evening in Allentown.

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