Burned man’s mom: ‘My son needed help from the officers, instead of being harmed by them’

Tarsha Benigno, with husband Barry Benigno, talks about the severe burns her son received while being held on the hot asphalt by Citrus Heights police.
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Tarsha Benigno, with husband Barry Benigno, talks about the severe burns her son received while being held on the hot asphalt by Citrus Heights police.
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He suffered severe burns at the hands of police. Now he wants more than $26 million

February 07, 2018 04:00 AM

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