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*With summer approaching, and many teens graduating from high school, its no surprise pool parties are on full blast. But some African American teens in Texas got their good time interrupted by police who apparently had nothing better to do but use their authority to bully them.  And after all was said and done, a video surfaced that got one police officer suspended for pulling a gun on the crowd of teens; while other officers proceeded to handcuff innocent people.

A call came into the police station on Friday, which brought them to the Craig Ranch North Community Pool in McKinney, a suburb roughly 40 miles north of Dallas. According to a statement by McKinney police, officers were responding to a disturbance “involving multiple juveniles at the location, who do not live in the area or have permission to be there, refusing to leave.” The statement also said that some of them were fighting.

But the very incriminating video reached YouTube on Saturday and showed officers running after party-goers, and one of them aggressively handcuffing a black male teen while pinning a black girl to the ground by her head as she cried for her mother.

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