Cop suspended after video surfaces of him pistol-whipping driver

New York Post - 29 days ago


A Bridgeport, Conn., police officer has been suspended after video surfaced of him smacking a young suspect in the back of the head with his pistol. The officer, identified as Gianni Capozziello, is shown on the video approaching a red SUV that police said had been reported stolen. The cop then smashes the suspect in the head with his gun, knocking him to the ground, according to a report by WTIC-TV.