Officer Pleads Guilty to Siccing Dog on Unarmed Black Man

Maria Perez
May 17, 2019 - 5:00

A sheriff’s deputy from Wake County, North Carolina, has pleaded guilty to siccing a K-9 dog on an unarmed Black man last year. Sheriff’s Deputy Cameron Broadwell pleaded guilty on May 13 to misdemeanor charges after ordering a K-9 dog to attack Kyron Hinton last year, The News & Observer reported. In spring of 2018, officers were responding to a 911 call reporting a man who was possibly holding a gun in the middle of Raleigh Boulevard. A state trooper and four Raleigh police officers found Hinton...

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