A man in Florida livestreamed himself utilizing a brick to assault a police officer early on Saturday morning.
William D. McClish, 27, charged at two Orlando officers standing on the nook of Washington and Magnolia round 1:00 am, police mentioned. McClish is seen hiding behind a car earlier than he picks up a brick and assaults one of many officers with it, the dwell stream video exhibits . He repeatedly smashes the brick into the officer, placing a number of occasions earlier than the opposite officer can intervene and apprehend him.
The attacked officer suffered “important facial harm ” and the second officer was bitten and virtually had his eye gouged out throughout the scuffle, Orlando Police Chief Orlando Rolon mentioned in a press release.
“These unprovoked actions must be a priority for all of our communities,” Rolón mentioned.
Rolón added that it took 4 officers to lastly subdue McClish. “People like this don’t belong in our society,” he mentioned. “Prosecutors and our judicial system should maintain them accountable to guard our society and the women and men defending our communities.”
Rolón added that McClish has an “in depth felony historical past.”
Each officers are at residence recovering from the assault, Orlando Police Union President Adam Krudo mentioned. “The one hit by the brick suffered a damaged nostril,” Krudo verified. “The opposite officer almost had his left eye gouged out and had his biceps and a few fingers bitten.”
McClish faces costs of tried homicide of a regulation enforcement officer, aggravated battery with a lethal weapon, and resisting arrest with violence and is being held at Orange County Jail with out bond.