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Disturbing video shows cop beating a naked mentally ill woman inside a Detroit hospital

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A veteran Detroit police officer was caught on video beating a naked woman who appeared to have a mental illness, reported Fox 2 Detroit.

During a Thursday press conference, Chief James Craig said that the unidentified officer has been suspended without pay and that a criminal investigation into his case is ongoing.

The officer was responding to a call when he found the woman having a mental illness breakdown. The officer placed her in the police car and drove her to the hospital.

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The officer also provided her with “draping” to wear. While in the police car the woman was calm. However, once at the hospital the woman continued to have a mental illness crisis.

She began spitting on hospital staff members and bit two security guards. At that point, the officer began to punch the lady multiple times in her face.

According to Craig the woman was treated for minor injuries and was in a stable condition. He also called the video “very disturbing.”

Other officers at the scene reported the use of force and an investigation was opened.

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The Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality condemned the excessive use of force in a statement.

“When we looked at the video, we saw an officer with corporal stripes who had total disdain for a citizen who was obviously ill,” the statement read.

“He has forfeited the privilege of wearing a badge as an officer, with his extreme and brutal response to a person whose mental faculties were obviously compromised. He is a danger to our citizenry,” the statement read.

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Latest bombshell details Rudy Giuliani’s quid pro quo with Ukraine: ‘Your country owes it to us’

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More details continue to come out about President Donald Trump's alleged extortion of Ukraine for campaign assistance.

The latest revelations came from a report published by The Washington Post Friday evening.

The newspaper flushed out the apparent quid pro quo Trump sought.

"When President Trump spoke on the telephone with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in late July, the Ukrainians had a lot at stake. They were waiting on millions in stalled military aid from the United States, and Zelensky was seeking a high-priority White House meeting with Trump," the newspaper reported. "Trump told his Ukrainian counterpart that his country could improve its image if it completed corruption cases that have 'inhibited the interaction between Ukraine and the USA,' according to a readout of the call released by Kiev."

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President Donald Trump ordered U.S. troops to the Middle East, the Department of Defense announced Friday.

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Dan Rather has advice for reporters covering ‘Trump extorting the Ukrainian government for his re-election’

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Veteran journalist Dan Rather on Friday offered advice for reporters covering the whistleblowing scandal involving President Donald Trump and Ukraine.

The former anchor for the CBS Evening News had also worked as the White House correspondent for CBS News during the presidency of Richard Nixon.

Rather made his comments after bombshell reports in The Wall Street Journal and Washington Post and New York Times on Friday.

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