Charges dropped against Kyle Howell in police brutality case

Kyle Howell's attorneys say that the surveillance video

Kyle Howell's attorneys say that the surveillance video shows two Nassau County police officers beating the 20-year-old after a traffic stop last month. Howell told News 12 that when he gave the officers his information, his paycheck started to fly out of his car door. He says when he reached for it, he was struck in the face by the officer’s knee. (May 19, 2014 5:28 PM)

A judge has thrown out all of the charges against a young man who claims he was beaten by Nassau County police.

Kyle Howell, 20, claims he was beaten during a traffic stop. He was charged with felony assault against a police officer. The decision to drop the charges came after an investigation by the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office.

Surveillance video from the incident allegedly...

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