Officer Briggs, a Tennessee State Trooper, harasses Andrew Golden who had stopped to film other officers making an arrest. Briggs approaches Golden, hand on his gun, and proceeds to intimidate Golden, eventually ripping Golden’s mask off his face.
Briggs has a history of harassing protesters.
UPDATE: BRIGGS HAS BEEN FIRED. Relevant article.
WATCH: @TNHighwayPatrol officer BRIGGS needlessly intimidates someone filming a traffic stop, gets in their face, RIPS THEIR MASK OFF… all while himself not wearing a mask.
Share this. Briggs is completely out of control.
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