Video: 13-year-old girl bloodied after school cop beats her with a baton
13-year-old Baltimore girl needed 10 stitches in her head after a police officer hit her with a baton in an altercation caught on video.
Footage from Baltimore’s Vanguard Middle School, showing an officer assaulting a 13-year-old girl with a baton, has surfaced. The incident, which involved two other girls, left the young women hospitalized with injuries. The clip shows Starr, one of the middle-schoolers, arguing with the officer. Moments later, her cousin Diamond approaches the situation, making contact with the officer. He then chases her down and strikes her twice with the baton. Diamond suffered a bloody head injury, leaving her with 10 stitches.