Officer FINALLY Investigated After Kicking 9-Month Pregnant Woman in Belly:
(Jodie Fleischer) Channel 2 Action News has learned a DeKalb County police officer is under criminal investigation for allegedly kicking a pregnant woman in the stomach, then charging her with obstruction of a police officer.
Records show the department never investigated the incident and five supervising officers
signed off on the officer’s actions.
“I was upset because I couldn’t believe an officer would kick me, with my child in my stomach,” Raven Dozier told investigative reporter Jodie Fleischer.
Dozier was nearly
nine months pregnant and helping to calm down her brother who was arguing with police. They used a Taser on him, and she cried out.
That’s when Officer Jerad Wheeler used what he described in his report as
“a front push-kick to the abdomen, as he was taught to do at the academy.”
My Commentary: Officer Jerad Wheeler used what he described in his report as “a front push-kick to the abdomen, as he was taught to do at the academy.” Four supervisors and an internal affairs detective signed off on his action…