VIDEO: Officers on administrative leave after video shows them repeatedly punching suspect


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Four Arizona police officers are on administrative leave after video surfaced of an incident in which a suspect was punched multiple times.

In the surveillance video, Robert Johnson can be seen standing in front of an elevator when the four Mesa police officers approach him and three of them start punching him.

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“This in no way represents the whole work that is done every day,” Mesa police chief Ramon Batista told ABC affiliate KNXV shortly after the May 23 arrest. “They’re human beings and certainly at first glance this looks like a mistake.”

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