Hear Samuel LaVigne describe his allegations in CHP interview

Samuel LaVigne, of Placer County, is suing a California Highway Patrol officer, saying the officer choked him twice while he was handcuffed and helpless. CHP investigators look into LaVigne's allegations in an interview recorded on January 4, 2018.
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Samuel LaVigne, of Placer County, is suing a California Highway Patrol officer, saying the officer choked him twice while he was handcuffed and helpless. CHP investigators look into LaVigne's allegations in an interview recorded on January 4, 2018.

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