Sep 23, 2015

NAACP wants officers fired after reports of excessive force against teen with autism - BringMeTheNews.com

The NAACP is calling on officials to act following reports of police officers using excessive force against a 17-year-old black man with autism as he waited for a light rail train. In a news release Thursday, the Minneapolis chapter of the NAACP said there is evidence Metro Transit police officers "brutally assaulted" Marcus Abrams, causing him to "black out," and then claiming officers "failed...

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