Woman alleges Police brutality

vlcsnap-2013-05-14-19h15m38s102PlusNews has received information of alleged Police brutality on a young woman in Placencia. The matter is presently before the court, as Police are charging the woman for resisting arrest but the woman is pressing charges against authorities for injuries she received. The young woman was picked up by Police on Friday and taken to the Placencia holding cell. PlusNews understands however that it was the sister of the young woman that Police were looking for, and that even after she identified herself, they still arrested her. In was during this time that she was allegedly beaten by three officers. Because the matter is before the court, the woman says she is refraining from speaking to the media on the matter.

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