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Sunday, November 27

Man says cop broke his arm and threw him into river

Amandala Online: "Nursing a broken arm in a sling, Deon Bainton, 33, a pastry vendor of Pickstock Street, Belize City, visited our newspaper today, laying down a serious allegation of police brutality.
 
He told us that he was brutalized by a police officer whose neighbor allegedly lied to him, saying that Bainton was involved in a burglary of the said officer’s Ladyville home."