Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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National Audio 3:25 PM ET

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NAT129 - (US-Mother-Daughters-Arrested-Video) FORT WORTH, Texas. x-08s. A white Texas police officer has been suspended without pay for 10 days, but will not be fired, after an internal investigation of a cellphone video in which he is seen wrestling a black mother and her daughter to the ground and arresting them. Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald announced the discipline for Officer William Martin at a news conference today. ("..that full support.") (SOURCE:The Associated Press)

TAG: The incident happened last month after Jacqueline Craig complained that a neighbour choked her seven-year-old son for littering. In the video viewed millions of times on Facebook, the officer forces Craig and her daughter to the ground. …

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