Police brutality caught on video

2013-02-28 09:02
The amateur video footage obtained by the Daily Sun shows the South African Police Service handcuffing the man, 27, to the back of a police van and dragging him for about 400m behind their vehicle in Daveyton, Johannebsurg.  The man later died of various injuries.

The Independent Police Directorate (IPID) said they were investigating the death of the man - a taxi driver originally from Mozambique.

"We are still interviewing the witnesses because the allegations are that he was dragged with the police vehicle," spokesperson Moses Dlamini said on Wednesday.

Warning: not for sensitive viewers.

(Daily Sun, via Facebook)
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