New Mexico officer caught on video restraining 11-year-old girl

The school resource officer resigned following an investigation at Mesa View Middle School.
1:10 | 10/22/19

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Transcript for New Mexico officer caught on video restraining 11-year-old girl
Or. An eleven year old Mason view middle school student day for school resource officers act Christian thing to get off of her. At one point school administrators who were watching the whole thing tell the officer to stop forever not once he's excessive work done. Name Farmington police chief Steve TV disagrees. There was no assault and then there are certainly nothing that would have needed us to move in and begin physical. You know grabbing your bare he's referring to this moment when it all began. This event tossed it costs. You're done. Dais after nearly 45 minutes bank trying to get the eleven year old to listen to repeated requests to sit down. Then officer claimed he saw the girl assault the principal of the school. Which was captured on the media push him out saying officer Christensen has since resigned he had been with the department for eleven years full our debt -- view. For me personally that this was just spectacular it is.

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