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Police in Minn. accused of brutality
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THURSDAY, JANUARY 30, 2003

Two unknown police officers in Minneapolis, Minnesota, have been accused of beating a homeless Indian man, urinating on him and leaving him and a woman companion out in the freezing cold.

Police said they will investigate the incident, which was reported by two people at a housing complex. Two off-duty officers who responded to a 911 call took the man and woman, who were reportedly intoxicated, to a hospital for treatment.

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Minneapolis police to investigate Indians' claim of brutality (The Minneapolis Star Tribune 1/30)
Minneapolis police accused of beating American Indian man (AP 1/30)