Man Arrested in Beale Street Beatdown Acquitted Of All Charges

Memphis, TN -The man Memphis Police arrested in the Beale Street beatdown last year is acquitted of all charges.

In just 21 minutes, a jury found Jarrell Williams not guilty on disorderly conduct and resisting official detention charges.

YouTube video of his altercation with officers surfaced last year showing the brawl.

Williams was hit by several officers and sprayed with chemical agent.

Officers said as they were trying to clear Beale Street Williams got combative with them.

But after viewing the video, jurors disagreed.

An internal affairs investigation against those officers was later dropped.

Read more: http://www.myfoxmemphis.com/story/19354787/man-arrested-in-beale-street-beatdown-acquitted-of-all-charges#ixzz24PHB7iuk

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