Man Files Lawsuit Over Police Beating At Crown Heights Jewish Center Ehud Halevy's complaint alleges that the 21-year-old was punched about two dozen times in an Oct. 8 beating that lasted more than two minutes.
Man In Brawl With Cops At Jewish Center: 'The Officer Wouldn't Listen To Me'Ehud Halevy had faced a series of charges, including trespass and assault, following an encounter with two police officers at a Crown Heights Youth Center.
Charges Dropped Against Man Involved In Confrontation With Cops At Jewish CenterThe video shows Halevy being pummeled by two officers, with one cop landing more than 20 punches. His partner, a woman, joined in with a baton.
Jewish Community Takes To Streets To Protest Videotaped Cop BeatingThere was backlash in Brooklyn on Friday over a confrontation caught on video. It shows a police officer repeatedly punching a man during an arrest. The Jewish community in Crown Heights wants the charges against the suspect dropped.