Caught on cam: Brutal raid


POSTED: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 6:00pm

UPDATED: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 6:09pm

Protesters say video is proof that Baytown, Texas police are abusive towards minorities. Bill Spencer reports.

(KPRC) Dozens of angry protesters marched on Texas' Baytown Police Department Sunday calling it's officers criminal and abusive toward Hispanic people.

The complaints coming in the wake of a birthday party last weekend.

Party-goers captured multiple video clips showing officers shoving people to the floor, tasing people with Taser guns and pepper spraying participants at the party, all based on a routine call about loud music at the house.

Community activist Quannel X calls the video clear evidence of police brutality and abuse aimed at people of color.

"The Baytown Police Department has a notorious record of violating the civil rights of Mexicans and Blacks", Quannel says.

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