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Outrage erupts over video of NYPD cop tasing Black Lives Matter protester. Police say the video doesn't tell the full story.

Added 07-13-20 07:17:02pm EST - “Videos can be edited to deceive” - Theblaze.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Theblaze.com: “Outrage erupts over video of NYPD cop tasing Black Lives Matter protester. Police say the video doesn't tell the full story.”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

A viral video showing a New York City police officer tasing a Black Lives Matter protester inspired outrage online against police, but they say it doesn't show the entire story of the incident.

The altercation occurred in the Bay Ridge neighborhood of Brooklyn, where pro-police protesters clashed with Black Lives Matter protesters.

The viral video shows an officer get into an altercation with a black man at the protest. The man appeared to refuse the order from an officer to back up out of the street and got tackled by another officer.

Many of those outraged were angered that the man arrested appeared to be tased because he was yelling at police.

However, according to the New York Daily News, police said that 15 seconds before the video recording, the man had allegedly flung a helmet at an officer.

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