US police violently rip baby from mother

A video showing New York police violently ripping a one-year-old baby from his mother has caused outrage on social media.

The intense video clip, shared on social media, shows 23-year-old mother Jazmine Headley cradling her son and shouting “they’re hurting my son! They’re hurting my son!” while several officers try to detain the woman.

A few moments later, a female police officer is seen trying to violently rip the child out of the mother’s grip.

As enraged onlookers urge the officers to let go of the child, the previous officer who had repeatedly yanked the toddler is seen drawing a stun gun on the crowd.

Video screenshot showing a police officer drawing her stun gun towards enraged onlookers at a Brooklyn food stamp office in New York City.

The ordeal ends after the mother is handcuffed and taken away.

Nyashia Ferguson, the Facebook user who had filmed the scene, says the ordeal happened after security guards called on police…

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