White North Carolina Officer Charged After Beating Black Man In Jaywalking Stop03:40
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A former police officer in North Carolina has been criminally charged after video surfaced showing him beating and using a stun gun on a citizen he accused of jaywalking. The officer involved is white and the man accused of jaywalking is black.

Here & Now's Robin Young gets the latest from Matt Bush (@MattBushMD), news director at Blue Ridge Public Radio.

This segment aired on March 9, 2018.

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