North Attleboro Police Defend Use Of Force Caught On Video
NORTH ATTLEBORO (CBS) — Police are defending their use of force against a man in North Attleboro.
A bystander shot a video Sunday as a police officer responded to a domestic disturbance call. The video was later posted on YouTube and then taken down.
A woman told officers her ex-boyfriend tried to strangle her.
Police say the man laughed when they tried to arrest him and raised his fists.
According to police, the man said: “There are just two of you? You better call for back up.”
Police managed to subdue him and take him into custody.
He is being held on $100,000 bail.
North Attleboro Police say the altercation is under investigation.