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Body camera shows troopers tased, kicked and dragged Ronald Greene before his death

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Today with Dr. Kaye: 5-20-21- Hour 2

BALTIMORE, MD (WEAA) — Recently released body camera video of a 2019 encounter shows Ronald Greene, a Black man being tased, kicked and dragged by Louisiana troopers before his death. 

 

 

According to CNN, police initially told Greene’s family that he died in an auto accident. Later, a report stated Greene died after resisting and struggling with officers after the pursuit ended in a crash. 

 

 

The heartbreaking video shows Greene lying face down, handcuffed, being kicked, beaten and dragged. 

 

At one point, an an officer can be heard saying, "I've got blood all over me, I hope this guy ain't got f**king AIDS," as Greene continues to moan.