police officers are seen restraining a teenager on the ground, with one of them kneeling on the boy. The other cop appears to punch him squarely in the face, causing his head to bounce off the pavement.Yorkshire Live reports that a bystander recorded the shock footage, which is reportedly in relation to a missing persons enquiry.
The boy can be heard saying: "You are battering me" in the video. The incident is understood to have taken place in Eastborough at around 9.10pm on Friday [Sept 3].
It is understood North Yorkshire Police were responding to a report of a 17-year-old boy going missing from home when two officers were assaulted.Read more on dailyrecord.co.uk