***UPDATE: THE MOM HAS BEEN RELEASED FROM JAIL AND ALL CHARGES HAVE BEEN DROPPED ****. 😳😰😰 This is so crazy. Who do you think is in the wrong here? I feel the mom’s pain💔💔 Personally I think some of those officers were WAY too aggressive, I’m sure they were trying to do their jobs and it’s a difficult situation but this wasn’t physically handled well in my opinion. Let me know what you think 💭 Were the officers just doing their jobs? This whole situation could have been handled better on both sides.
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STORY: A group of #NYPDofficers
tried to rip a child from his mother’s arms at a #Brooklynfoodassistancecenter #Friday
in a scene captured on video that first sparked outrage and now an investigation.
The shocking footage shows a young mother identified by police as #JazmineHeadley
, 23 sitting on the floor at a #SNAPcenter
as a uniformed officer attempts to pry her 1-year old son from her arms, dragging her across the room in the process. Other officers also joined in trying to separate mother and son.
“Oh my God, oh my God, look what they’re doing to us, look what they’re doing to her,” someone can be heard yelling as about three officers and at least one security guard surround the woman. “There’s a f—king baby in her hands!” someone else screams.
At one point, the mother can be seen mouthing, “I’m begging you please,” as she lays flat on the ground.
points what appears to be a Taser at the protesting crowd as more cops arrive.
, who posted the video, wrote that the #mom
sat down on the floor at the #275BergenSt
. center because there were no chairs left, and she was confronted by a security guard.
“The mom made the #securityguard
feel dumb so she called the cops on her and this was the outcome,” Sinclair wrote in the video’s caption. “She had her baby in her hands the whole time. I’m so f–ing disgusted with the NYPD.”
peace officers brought the woman to the floor,” the #NYPD
She was charged with #resistingarrest
. via newyorkpost