After hearing the death news of Tyre Nichols, a neighbor of Tyre Nichols has come forward, stating she saw a video of Nichols’ arrest.
The arrest occurred in Memphis, TN, and was captured on a bystander’s cell phone.
The video shows officers using force to detain Nichols, who was later charged with resisting arrest and disorderly conduct.
According to the neighbor, who wished to remain anonymous, the video shows Nichols being tackled to the ground by officers and struck multiple times with a baton.
The neighbor stated that the level of force used by the officers seemed excessive and that Nichols did not appear to be resisting arrest.
The incident has sparked widespread outrage and calls for an investigation into the actions of the officers involved.
The Memphis Police Department
The Memphis Police Department has released a statement stating that they are aware of the video and that an internal investigation is being conducted.
Law enforcement’s use of excessive force is a serious issue, and officers must be held accountable for their actions.
It’s also important for the community to have trust in their police department and for police departments to have transparency in their actions.
The incident highlights the importance of accountability and transparency in law enforcement.