DEARBORN – According to accounts by 20 customers at the Tim Hortons on Greenfield, an Arab man in his early twenties was physically assaulted Wednesday night around 10:30 p.m. when a Dearborn policeman slammed his head into a glass door. The officer also twisted the man’s arm and placed his knee on the victim’s neck making it hard for him to breath.
The Wendys and Tim Hortons location where witnesses said a young Arab man had his head slammed into a glass door by a Dearborn policeman.
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The officer who about 20 witnesses believe may have abused his discretion has been described as a short, heavy-set man with black hair and was with another officer. The plate number on the officer’s car is 23153.