St. Louis police investigate two men who posing as police to make fun of a young man who was walking down the street on Sunday.
In the video that came to TN and the People, you can see how they stop it and claim to be “investigative police”. Then they demand the document and ask him where he is from, if he has permission to move, if he had “stolen”, if he used drugs and they even made him stick out his tongue.
The victim of the mockery, a 28-year-old boy, replied that he was coming back from lunch at his mother’s.
Then, they forced him to run away while They followed him from the car, under the threat that they would arrest him for walking on the street. “We have you in your sights”, they yelled at him from the window. They recorded the whole scene and the video went viral in the province.
The young man, a worker of the Solidarity Plan, according to The newspaper of the Republic, denounced the event the next day at the 7th Police Station in the provincial capital.
The “pranksters” were identified and are now being investigated by “usurpation of title and honor” and for violating article 205 of the Penal Code for break the quarantine Mandatory decreed to stop the coronavirus epidemic.
This article establishes that “he will be punished with imprisonment from six months to two years, whoever violates the measures adopted by the competent authorities to prevent the introduction or spread of an epidemic.”