FIRE

Celebrities tweet about #AssaultAtSpringValleyHigh

SUMMARY: A video of a white police officer assaulting a black teenaged girl in a South Carolina high school classroom is trending on social media. The cop pulls the girl out of her desk, body slamming and throwing her. A fellow classmate recorded the 15-second video (below) and posted it online. The girl and another classmate were arrested. The school released a statement, saying that student safety is their top priority and that they are investigating what happened. The police officer has been placed on administrative duties.






















Sources:
https://twitter.com/octaviaspencer/status/658784439187714048
https://twitter.com/TheOrlandoJones/status/658794467990835200
https://twitter.com/TalibKweli/status/658803299362148356
https://twitter.com/TalibKweli/status/658815071192272896
https://twitter.com/cher/status/658797292812546048
https://twitter.com/oliviawilde/status/658780141355683840
https://twitter.com/Gawker/status/658782122291908608

this is horrifying