Police Violently Beat Homeless and Mentally-Ill Man to Death


The local community in Fullerton, California, has been shaken by the violent death of Kelly Thomas, a homeless man who suffered from schizophrenia. On July 5, a local student caught some raw footage of police officers utilizing a Taser to subdue Thomas after he purportedly resisted arrest. According to sources, the man was beaten so profusely that he was placed on life support and then died several days later.

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FBI Launches Formal Investigation into the Kelly Thomas Beating

1776blues 2 years 37 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago

Today Orange County Supervisor Shawn Nelson sent over this formal request to have the FBI take over the investigation of the police beating death of Kelly Thomas. As a result, Supervisor Nelson told us that the FBI confirmed that it has launched a formal investigation into the incident. Follow the story here http://www.fullertonsfuture.org/tag/kelly-thomas-beating/

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