BART officer accused of excessive force

By David Edwards
Friday, January 16, 2009 9:38 EDT
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Bay Area transit officer Johannes Mehserle was arrested on murder charges after video surfaced showing him shooting a suspect in the back. Another transit passenger spoke to CNN’s Rick Sanchez and claimed that the same officer used excessive force on him.

This video is from CNN’s Newsroom, broadcast Jan. 15, 2009.

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David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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