Missouri police officers indicted after video emerges of alleged assault on trans woman


Two Kansas City officers face charges after footage that appears to show woman’s head being slammed into sidewalk during arrest last year

Two Kansas City police officers face assault charges for allegedly slamming a transgender woman’s face into a concrete sidewalk during an arrest that was captured on video.

A grand jury in Missouri indicted Matthew Brummett, 37, and Charles Prichard, 47, on one misdemeanor charge each of fourth-degree assault related to the encounter, the Jackson county prosecutor’s office announced on Friday.

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