OCDA: No Charges for Off-Duty LAPD Cop in Scuffle With Anaheim Teens
January 24, 2018
Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas held a press conference this morning to announce his agency won't be prosecuting Kevin Ferguson, an Anaheim resident and off-duty Los Angeles Police department officer who detained 13-year-old Christian Dorscht in an after-school scuffle last Feb. 21. The altercation ended with Ferguson firing a shot into the ground scattering terrified youth that gathered near the scene. Viral video of the incident spurred angry protests that ended in multiple arrests and the vandalizing of Ferguson's home.
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