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FBI launch investigation as shocking footage of police beating a student provokes outrage across the U.S.

Paul Thompson
UK Daily Mail [1]
April 15, 2010

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A shocking video of police beating a student has provoked outrage across America and led to a probe by the FBI into alleged police brutality.

John McKenna is still recovering from his injuries after three officers clad in riot gear assaulted him with batons as he offered no resistance.

The 21-year-old was beaten unconscious and needed eight staples put into a gaping wound on his skull.

Despite not provoking police, he was told he was arrested and told not to make a fuss about his injuries as the officers involved would have to fill out more paperwork.

The video of McKenna’s beating was captured by a remote CCTV camera and has been played extensively on U.S. TV.

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