A video that shows an altercation between a Utica detective and two men has gone viral since it was posted Wednesday (Feb. 9) night.

Source: Utica detective suspended, investigation opened after an altercation with two men goes viral


UTICA, Mich. – When Utica Police Detective Sgt. Greg Morabito arrived on the scene of a call about someone being threatened by a video camera Utica‚Äôs officer who deals with the media immediately went into his bully mode and got hit with Fricn Media’s knowledge of the law and verbal cop judo.

That video has gone viral since it was posted Wednesday (Feb. 9) night.

Fricn Media has filmed videos in public places all over Michigan, and they say they aren’t after confrontations with police, but in this case, they got a big one.

Utica’s detective totally loses it when 11 minutes into the video Fricn tells him he was coming for his job…

Here’s the full video of the incident, assault, and subsequent arrest while attempting to file a complaint, with the same detective.

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