Bodycam Video Shows North Carolina Officer Beating Black Man Accused Of Jaywalking

Bodycam Video Shows North Carolina Officer Beating Black Man Accused Of JaywalkingAn Asheville, North Carolina, news outlet published disturbing bodycam footage this week showing a white police officer beating a black resident, prompting public apologies from city officials who are continuing to investigate the incident. The graphic video shows officers chasing Johnnie Rush, 33, throwing him to the ground, shocking him with a stun gun and beating him as he cries out in pain and shouts for help. Photos that Rush provided to the Asheville Citizen-Times show his bandaged and swollen head and other injuries.



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