Officer allegedly pointed gun at children in car

Phoenix police are investigating claims that officers pointed a gun at children in a car and swept the legs of a handcuffed suspect.
1:33 | 06/12/19

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The cell phone video begins with a man on the pavement hands behind his back being handcuffed by a Phoenix police officer. Seconds later he's yanked off the ground and then pushed up against the squad car his feet about shoulder width apart. That's putting off aggressively sweeps his lack then yells. The person recording then asks would a girl. That girl is a mother watched the officer here gun drawn Ian the maroon SUV. Al walk a pregnant mother and your cute daughters Rudy b.'s hit. And the minute he saw that there were children involved that's what people. Surgeon Tommy Thompson says Phoenix police got the video Tuesday like us we. Look at every allegation of misconduct very seriously already the case has been referred to the professional standards bureau chief Jerry Williams. Has. Told yes B to conduct an investigation this the officer who swept the young man's leg he's on any non enforcement sign. That same officer screen proofing and at ease both parents. He would try to take the mother's baby from her arms neither adult charged with any crime or arrested and the officer who at his gun drawn. Remains on normal patrol working and that. To see was it excessive we don't know a fairly spokesperson claimed the call was over a doll allegedly taken by one of the kids from a dollar store. That's part of it but again as as I looked into it I think there's a little bit more to it and how come here not Al come through in the investigation.

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