The Syracuse Chapter of the National Action Network is requesting a meeting with the Chief regarding an incident at Walmart in East Syracuse.
“We are concerned and dismayed that an officer recklessly punched a handcuffed woman suspect in the face and it was caught on video. There was also a pregnant woman subdued by an officer on the floor seemingly with his knee pressing in her belly.
We are calling for immediate investigation, unpaid leave of the officer until the investigation concludes. “ Since the statement by NAN, The officer involved has been placed on administrative leave.