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'Why are you punching me?' Texas cops are caught on video beating a black suspect pinned to the ground who pleads with them to stop

Fort Worth police confirmed Sunday that two officers struck a man as they struggled to handcuff him over the weekend. 
The incident was captured on video, which was shared on Facebook by Next Generation Action Network. A bystander filmed Saturday's arrest outside of the Chaparral Apartment Homes complex in east Fort Worth.
Forrest Curry, 35, was the man arrested in the video, a spokesman for his lawyers said. Jail records show he is in the Tarrant County jail facing charges of resisting and evading arrest. His bail is set at $2,250.
Curry's lawyers, Dallas-based Jasmine Crockett and Atlanta-based L. Chris Stewart, issued a statement about their client's arrest.
"We are focusing on getting the victim of this police violence out of custody and ensuring that he receives the necessary medical attention for injuries suffered during the heavy-handed arrest by officers with the Fort Worth Police Department," the attorneys said in written statement. "Unfortunately, it seems the Forth Worth Police Department has a culture of violating the rights of people of color."
Members of the Fire Department who were responding to an ambulance call requested police assistance when Curry became combative, police said.  
When officers arrived, they were told by fire personnel that the man appeared to be intoxicated and had attempted to assault them.
Police said an officer attempted to approach Curry and arrest him, but he ran three blocks. He was taken into custody after the struggle.
"What the video does not depict is that it took three officers and one supervisor to effectively place the resisting subject into handcuffs, a struggle that lasted 4.5 minutes," police said in a written statement Sunday. 
Police said no further information about the situation was available, including the officers' names.

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