UK Today News: Cop Punches Woman In Seattle Today – Video Creates A Stir Across USA
Cop Punches Woman In Seattle: In a shocking incident that took place in Seattle today, a cop punched a woman in her face and was caught on video and has created a stir across USA. Reports say that it was a routine jaywalking stop, and during the time of questioning, the cop punched the woman in the face. The video shows that the woman was a teenager and the cop was clearly caught in action doing the shocking act.
Rich O’Neil, president of the Seattle Police, spoke in his favor, stating that, whatever the police officer Ian P. Walsh did was fine , as he was just trying to get hold of the situation. After watching the tape, it’s known that the woman was actually arguing with the cop.
According to reports, this incident took place at the Martin Luther King Jr. Way, and on the same walkway a man jaywalked the street, it was closely followed by some other pedestrians breaking the same law. Now the alleged officer called all of the pedestrians near his vehicle, but the woman in the video was a bit harsh in her words. She started yelling and even tried to move away from the police officer when he tried to handcuff her for her harsh tone of talking.
As they were still arguing, their words started to heat up, then she acted as if she had calmed down and was willing to give up. As she was in the process of getting arrested, one of the subjects escaped and she tried to do the same, only to get a punch in her face.
This incident has led to mixed reactions from people across the USA and the police officer is under review for this act.