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* Philadelphia police officer shoots suspect that was assaulting officer with his own baton caught on camera

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A Philadelphia police officer shot Sydney Clayton after Clayton allegedly took the officer’s baton away from him and allegedly began beating the officer with it. The incident was caught on camera by a witness with a cell phone camera. According to police a spokesman, the officer was yelling for help but no citizen’s came to the officer’s aid. Also, the person with the cell phone camera never called 911 to report the officer needed help.
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  • Yep. It’s all about the spectacle. People just want to get the next viral video. Or catch a cop violating a violators civil rights…I’ll bet there is more than one cell phone camera recording out there of this incident…It’s whats wrong with this country nowadays… Oh, and I have not stood by and watched something like this go down without intervening…Before I joined the Navy, I, on two occasions, came to the aid of an officer in a one on one and a three on one knock down drag out on the side of the road. The worst one was when I was 16 years old, made it three on two, we pummeled those punks into submission and then into the hospital, and ultimately jail. Oh, and now I stand on the thin blue line and I have had citizens come to my aid on several occasions when I was about to have my head handed to me by a group of scumbags…But I work in a small town in Texas where I know most of the citizens…They may not all like me, but they wouldn’t let that happen in their neighborhood.

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