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Graphic video of handcuffed man being executed is police brutality at its worst

This shocking video shows El Paso, Texas, police officer Jose Flores shooting Daniel Saenz, a 37-year-old bodybuilder, while the man was in police custody, handcuffed and within the security perimeter of a city jail. For resisting arrest, Saenz lost his life.

The bullet entered Saenz through his left shoulder, piercing his heart. El Paso police claimed it was an accident and that Saenz presented a lethal threat, capable of reversing his handcuffs and using them as a lethal weapon a la No Country For Old Men. But the graphic video released by a Texas court, which you can see below, is pretty clear. The relevant sequence, clearly showing the pistol shot that killed Saenz, begins around 18:00.

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