LITTLE ROCK, AR -- A legally blind man is speaking out after saying he was injured when a Little Rock police officer slammed him to the ground.
It happened just before 4 p.m. on June 1. Eric Wilson had just left work and was walking home along 65th Street. Around that time, police say they got a call about someone fitting Wilson's description running away from or chasing someone and who appeared to be afraid.
Wilson is legally blind and says he only sees shadows. He says he didn't know who was calling him.
Wilson says the officers told him to put his hands behind his back before taking him to the ground.
"I was trying to figure out what was going on and before I knew it, I was slammed to the ground," Wilson said.
In a police report an officer said Wilson pulled away violently, causing him to lose grip and that he was afraid Wilson would hit him or his partner with the handcuff.
Wilson and his lawyer Reggie Koch, say that's not what the video shows.
That night, Wilson says he went to the hospital with back pain and was diagnosed with a lower back strain.
Did he announce he was legally blind even tho I’m sure that wouldn’t have matter to the cops. How ca he see good enough to get home if that’s all can see. Not blaming I’m just wondering because I have a friend I was gonna have her daughter watch this she’s legally blind.hers is like a dark shadow at its best and she don’t using her Cain so people are judging really fast.
they say we the police help citzens that is bullshit we know that why ??? to many lawsuits thats why you want the love off people you urn it as simple as that you not beat up shoot or lie and plant guns drugs on people so you wonder why we don't trust you thats why plus thats why people start shooting back to many corrupt gangsters in bleu
They refuse to comment........ What will be their argument?????? Damn pigsssssssssssssssss. The police is totally out of control, they can do as they want, they have immunity, why can they prosecuted just like any body else??????? even after watching the video, they say the man is refusing arrest. What a joke.
One of the easiest ways to determine if cops are lying: They use one excuse for their behavior. And then another excuse thats completely different but harder to confirm or not with a camera.
"He was struggling!" "No, he wasnt. its right here on the video." "Yeah, well, he also had a thing in his pocket. It coulda been a gun!" "But you can't even see his pocket from that angle..."
He’s not fucking blind. Legally BLIND should mean you see shit but darkness like in a room with the lights off total blackness. Nonetheless the cops did him wrong and no it’s not because he was black. Stop with the race card
cops today are mobs and thief, every black person in america is violent, hehehehehehehehhe............. u kno whats funny , they trow tha out so much but when their own kids shoot up school and do othere things, u dont see them hi fiving each other when they catch them
THIS CORRUPT COP bullshit could be so EASILY SOLVED people!!
Make an example out of officers who abuse their authority and use excessive force, by PULLING THEIR RETIREMENT in it's ENTIRETY.
As of now, these thugs with badges face ZERO consequences for their actions, and just like children, if they aren't punished for the things they do to people, they'll simply continue to do them.
But the moment they understand and believe that they're own quality of life would be in serious jeopardy should they abuse their power, I GUARANTEE YOU we'll see a SUBSTANTIAL DROP in cop related murders, beatings, and various other criminal behavior. It's really THAT SIMPLE.
Frightened Cops....usually when the other party is unarmed and helpless. Something needs to be done. Innocent people are being hogtied and jailed or worse being sent to the hospital or the morgue only to have the actions of the Cops being ruled "justifiable".
Little rock cops are fucking morons i hope the mother fuckers die a very oain full death. Sons a bitches.i hope you win big time wilson.the cops who attacked him need to be in prison so the bastards can br raped every day of there worthless lives. Rot in hell you bastard cops!!!
People are going to march on cops and police headquarters real soon they are fed up pissed and sick and tried of the cops shit we are going to have a cultural shift like the 60s do to police brutality. Amber Guyger and Botham Shem Jean will be the start of a new civil war i swear. If they let her off Dallas will riot worse, harder, longer, and bigger than the Rodney King riots.
When I was young I loved to find where cops were in a martial arts class or a boxing class and I took that opportunity to join and get to beat the shit out of them because very few of them knows how to fight.. now there were a few that were bad ass fighters but they were also good cops!
F****** racist white motherfukers filthy f****** pigs Dirty Bastard cops ain't no f****** good man I never called cops for nothing I don't call cops for s*** f*** the police black man running the f****** man was walking cops are f****** retarded
I think police use their job as an excuse to bully everybody. They don’t become policeman to be innocent, it’s just a guys in order to get away with being horrible people. I think police are a disgusting representation of the human race. If the police didn’t use their job to hurt other people, I think differently about them.
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