Bodycam Footage Shows Brutal Assault on London Police Officers
Metropolitan Police in London released bodycam footage showing a vicious assault on officers on the evening of November 17, 2018.The recording, released on January 22 after the two assailants were sentenced, shows suspects grappling with officers in the street after a stop in the Merton area of London.
The footage also includes a moment in which one attacker delivered a flying kick to an officer as she was working to detain the other suspect.Other video taken during the incident shows how the kick launched the female officer into the street, nearly pushing her under an oncoming bus.In a police statement, the suspects were identified as Martin Payne and Kursan Euell, both aged 20.The two men pleaded guilty to Actual Bodily Harm.
Payne was sentenced to two years and nine months in prison, while Euell received a sentence of three years and six months.
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