Shocking moment North Carolina cop BODYSLAMS black high-school girl half his size onto floor
This is the shocking moment that a North Carolina police officer picks up a black high-school girl who is about half his size and slams her to the ground, hard.
The footage, shot in Rolesville High School and posted on Twitter by user Ahunna at 7:45am Thursday morning, shows a crowd gathered around the pair, with some spectators standing on furniture.
The cop, identified as Officer Ruben De Los Santos by The News & Observer, then scoops up the pink-clad girl and drops her to the floor, where she lies prone.
De Los Santos, who is assigned to the school, then drags up the pink-clad girl, who appears groggy, before hauling her away with one arm behind her back.
It's not clear what happened before or after the eight-second video, but the girl who posted the clip - and claims to attend the school - said it spiraled out of a previous altercation.
'The girl in the pink was trying to defend her sister who was fighting another girl,' she told another Twitter user. 'Then the cop came outta nowhere.'
She did not make clear what the earlier fight was about. The student in the video has not been named.
De Los Santos is now on paid administrative leave leave, Rolesville mayor Frank Eagles said.
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