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Commended officer 'punched' burglary suspect who lay handcuffed on the ground

PC convicted of assault to face court sentencing later this month.

PC Matthew Fitzgibbon: Sentence to follow this month

PC Matthew Fitzgibbon: Sentence to follow this month

Date - 7th January 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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The career of an heroic officer commended for bravery lies in ruins after being convicted of punching a burglary suspect who “posed no threat” as he lay handcuffed on the ground. Disciplinary proceedings are to set to follow the case of...
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