Allentown Police Release Video Showing Moments Before Officer Restrained Man With Knee On Neck

Protesters rallied in Allentown Monday evening, demanding change and accountability after a viral video shows a police officer kneeling on a man’s head and neck. The protest is in response after a video surfaced that looked all too familiar.

Residents are saying enough is enough and the gathering has been formed to make their point known even more.

The controversial video has been picked up by media outlets all across the country. In response, the Allentown Police Department released surveillance video that captured the minutes before and after a passerby started rolling.

The unidentified man was apparently taken inside the hospital, treated and then released. Police say he was never arrested.

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Tags: use of excessive force, knee on neck, officer vs suspect

Location: Allentown