Pennsylvania Trooper Who Kicked in Handcuffed Man's Teeth Didn't Use Excessive Force, Jury Finds
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A Pennsylvania state trooper accused of stomping on the face of a handcuffed man was acquitted yesterday.
A jury found that 43-year-old Kelly Cruz did not use excessive force nor deprive 22-year-old Zachary Bare of his civil rights when he kicked the handcuffed man in the head, leading to two facial fractures, damaged teeth, and a broken nose.
Cruz never denied that he was the one who caused Bare’s injuries, striking him with such force that his teeth were driven into his gums. The question was whether such force had been called for. …
UNBELIEVABLE… WHEN COPS GET AWAY WITH BEING THUGS AND BAD GUYS.