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8-year-old boy with special needs arrested, handcuffed by police officers at Florida school | VIDEO

1 month ago   |   By ABC

His mugshot and fingerprints were taken, and he was briefly locked in a cell.
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8-year-old Florida boy arrested, handcuffed by police officers at school

1 month ago   |   By ABC

Police officers at a Florida elementary school arrested an 8-year-old boy who had allegedly hit a teacher - only to realize the boy's wrists were too small for the handcuffs.
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Florida family sues after video surfaces of police handcuffing 8-year-old at school

Florida family sues after video surfaces of police handcuffing 8-year-old at school

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

A Florida family is suing after a video surfaced showing the arrest of an 8-year-old boy at an elementary school.
Police said the child, whom the family says has special needs, was accused of punching a teacher in a 2018 incident in Key West, Florida. The video began circulating on social media this week.
Body camera video shows the child crying as he was handcuffed.
“He was so small the cuffs fell off his wrists!” civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump said in a tweet. “Unbelievable!!” 13-year-old driving on grandmother's lap says he tried to brake before hitting 5 people
Crump, who is...
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