Brawl Between Officer And Suspect Caught On Tape In Santa Cruz

SANTA CRUZ (CBS SF) — A Santa Cruz cameraman caught a brawl between an officer and a suspect on tape.

The officer was trying to arrest the suspect when the fight broke out in a restaurant parking lot. The pair punched and kicked each other and at one point the officer put the suspect in a headlock.

The man who shot the video said the suspect had a gun but eventually, the officer was able to subdue him.

(Copyright 2012 by CBS San Francisco. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)


More From CBS San Francisco

Super Bowl 50
Get Your Tickets To CBS Radio's The Night Before Now!Follow along as two of the biggest names in rock join forces #TheNightBefore the big game!

Listen Live