Viral video of Mississippi arrest sparks investigation

263 views – Associated Press – 2022-08-10 11:21:07

JACKSON, Miss (AP) — An incident involving a white officer and three Black men is under investigation after a viral video showed the officer putting a handcuffed man into a chokehold and wrestling him into a ditch.

The , captured Friday in McComb by a man named Packer Lewis, sparked outrage over the officer’s conduct.

The video shows one of Lewis’ brothers, Eugene Lewis, standing in the street in handcuffs as Packer Lewis and another brother, Darius Lewis, yell that they are recording the incident. Suddenly, the…

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