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    Staged Fight to Bait Indy Officer

    You have got to f'ing kidding me. If these asshats want a teachable moment I think it would be found in seven to eight figure civil suit I would bring afterwards. Click link for the full story:

    Police: Officer Baited In Altercation That Injured Him - Indiana News Story - WRTV Indianapolis

    Sgt. Matthew Grimes was asked to give a presentation to a church audience on July 24 at Municipal Gardens, in the 1800 block of Lafayette Road.
    During the presentation, an altercation broke out in the crowd, and Grimes intervened. The officer was thrown to the ground and drew his Taser, ready to stun one of the people involved, police said.
    At that point, someone stepped in and told the officer that the incident had been concocted to test the reaction of the officer to the situation, police said. Grimes suffered severe back spasms after the incident and was taken to Methodist Hospital for treatment.

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    This was stupid on so many levels. Someone needs to be charged with assault on PO and then a civil suit needs to be filed.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiphos View Post
    This was stupid on so many levels. Someone needs to be charged with assault on PO and then a civil suit needs to be filed.
    I agree completely.




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    How stupid are they.

    Multiple people fighting though I'd spray spray and step away.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiphos View Post
    This was stupid on so many levels. Someone needs to be charged with assault on PO and then a civil suit needs to be filed.
    Agreed.

    Did you notice the list of previous articles after this one? They weren't happy to get one officer fired, they had to try and go after more.
    http://www.odmp.org/officer/16551-de...l-eron-shannon

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiphos View Post
    This was stupid on so many levels. Someone needs to be charged with assault on PO and then a civil suit needs to be filed.
    Absolutely. The park organizers are S and need to be


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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiphos View Post
    This was stupid on so many levels. Someone needs to be charged with assault on PO and then a civil suit needs to be filed.
    This, this, this, this, and this! Charges Better be brought against the people involved in staging this!
    CHIRP! CHIRP!

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    Charge the people involved in the fight, charge the guy who knocked the officer down, and charge the dingbats who organized the event (the fake fight specifically) for aiding all of the above.


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