Transcript for Video of Police Stop Causing Outrage
Back here at Holman from Minnesota this evening the police stop caught on camera and going viral already tonight. The video shows a white officer confronting a black man for walking in the road the sidewalk was under construction. The confrontation escalates and ends with the man under arrest here's ABC's outs press. Tonight this video hook police stuff is sparking outrage. Lieutenant T Olson attempts to stop largely Thomas. Who's walking on the shoulder of the road in an upscale Minneapolis suburb the nearby sidewalk is closed construction. The officers as Thomas was walking in the middle of the street impeding traffic. But the woman who recorded the video Jenner were also says he was quote hugging the right side of construction. You can hear her talking to the officer he's scared yeah. Soon another officer arrives. Or hang tough and Thomas citing him for disorderly conduct. Also did need to approach this situation a man should put a sales on the guy. The vision saying they released and Thomas and dropped him off at a shopping mall and dismissed the citation. And David tonight in a statement that river diner says the officer involved was following established protocol a protocol which he says is now being review.
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