A Louisiana cop was placed on administrative leave while two others have been pulled from patrols after their involvement in a violent arrest of an unarmed black teenager at a bowling alley.
Video of the arrest, filmed by multiple bystanders, shows three officers wrestling themselves on top of the boy as one cop repeatedly punches him in the parking lot of the Acadian Lanes Bowling Alley last weekend.
The officers initially responded to the scene around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday in response to a report of a person with a gun, The Advocate reported.
The cops left when they didn’t initially find a person who fit the description in the report — but were back in the area about a half-hour later making a traffic stop. That’s when they spotted another teen who they thought matched the description, according to the paper.
The cops searched the boy, who was cooperative, and didn’t find a weapon.
But one of the