Did ex-CHP officer use excessive force in this Merced County arrest?

This aerial footage by CHP shows the April 28, 2018, arrest of Agustin Garcia after a hit-and-run crash on Pacheco Pass. One of the arresting parties, ex-CHP Officer Angel Casas, was acquitted of a misdemeanor charge of battery by unnecessary force.
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This aerial footage by CHP shows the April 28, 2018, arrest of Agustin Garcia after a hit-and-run crash on Pacheco Pass. One of the arresting parties, ex-CHP Officer Angel Casas, was acquitted of a misdemeanor charge of battery by unnecessary force.

A CHP officer was accused of excessive force. Merced County’s sheriff helped acquit him

December 03, 2018 06:00 AM