Horrifying: Officer Slams Man’s Head Against Concrete Wall Causing Bloody Injury; Charged with Assault
Published on February 28, 2014 · Filed Under Crime
(FLORIDA) A video has surfaced revealing a corrections officer smacked a suspect’s head against a brick wall leaving him with a bloody injury that required stitches.
On October 8, in a Florida Jail, Officer Charles Broaderick apprehended James Duckworth, a man who had been accused of driving under the influence. The video shows Duckworth arguing with the officers before spitting something off of his lip or out of his mouth. Officer Broaderick believed this to be a threat on the officers, so he slammed Duckworth against the wall and yelled at him.
According to the Daily Mail, Broaderick was arrested for assault regarding the incident but spent just 13 minutes in a cell at the prison, after which he posted his $2,000 bail. He has been placed on unpaid leave as the investigation unfolds and the lawsuit against him continues.
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