Police seen body-slamming person, shooting pepper balls to disperse crowd in South Beach
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MIAMI — Miami Beach Police officers were seen on video Friday night body-slamming a suspect in South Beach and shooting pepper balls toward a crowd that gathered near Ocean Drive. In a statement on Twitter, police said officers were detaining a suspect when “disorderly” members of a nearby crowd surrounded them, which led police to use pepper balls to clear the area. Multiple suspects were detained and two officers were taken to the hospital with unknown injuries, the statement said. Police did not list the alleged criminal charges for those detained or what injuries, if any, the person slamme...