Viral TikTok Shows Cops Shoot Bad Car, Handcuff Driver Anyway
Viral TikTok shows Las Vegas cops pull over the wrong car and apparently handcuff the black driver anyway.
Posted By @ lastcall702, the current video shows police officers with guns fired at an invisible driver. An officer told the man to take off his seat belt and open the door. In no time, the videographer pans to show at least five cars on an active stage.
Then one of the officers admits, “It’s not the right car. One of the cops with his gun drawn incredulously asks, “What?” It’s not that ? After it is again confirmed that this is the wrong car, officers continue to point their guns at the black driver.
@ lastcall702 then relay: “They got the wrong car. These motherfuckers got the wrong car. The video has accumulated more than 330,000 views
The driver appears angry after the Las Vegas police mistakenly arrested him. They ask him to calm down as they demand that he come back to them.
“You have guns on me; what do you mean, ‘settle down’? the black man yells. “This is my house right there!” “
Despite the confusion, in the following video he is briefly handcuffed by the cops.
After the Las Vegas cops explained the error, the black man told them, “Just get me out of these handcuffs and let me go through my day, please and thank you.”
It could have been a fatal situation for the black pilot, which is not lost on people in the comments.
“They knew it was the wrong car and continued to point guns at them as well as handcuffs. [him]… Telling the victim to calm down, ”@solipsusmsteve commented.
“That’s why people won’t trust [police]; they know it’s the wrong car / person, and they handcuffed him anyway, ”jessicarangel1304 wrote.
The Daily Dot has contacted @ lastcall702 and the Las Vegas Police Department for comment.
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* First published: July 4, 2021, 11:41 a.m. CDT
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