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Dashcam video captures man's fight with trooper in traffic stop

Dashcam video captures man's fight with trooper in traffic stop

The Florida Highway Patrol has released dashcam video footage of a traffic stop that turned into a wrestling match inside a car between a passenger and a trooper who eventually fired his Taser to subdue the man. Arrested in the Aug. 4 incident along the northbound lanes of Interstate 75 near Royal Palm Boulevard in Weston was Marcel Brown, 26, of Naples. He was charged with failure to obey police; not using a seat belt; battery on an officer; and resisting an officer with violence. Both Brown and Trooper Sergio Chinchilla were taken to Cleveland Clinic in Weston and treated for minor injuries following the fracas, FHP spokesman Sgt. Mark Wysocky said. "This shows how a simple...

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