“The incident soon escalated when Nazario, described as Black and Latino, refused to comply, saying he was afraid to get out of the vehicle.”


…he was pulled over on December 5 in Windsor reportedly for driving his new Chevy Tahoe without license plates.”

The police department in the town of Windsor said Sunday night that one of the cops who used pepper spray, Officer Gutierrez, has been fired.

Army officer held at gunpoint, pepper-sprayed by Virginia cops: lawsuit

By  Kerry J. Byrne – April 10, 2021 | 11:10am

A US Army officer who was held at gunpoint and pepper-sprayed following a Virginia traffic stop has now filed suit against two police officers alleging racial profiling, according to reports.

Lt. Caron Nazario, a member of the US Army Medical Corps, was wearing his military fatigues when he was pulled over on December 5 in Windsor reportedly for driving his new Chevy Tahoe without license plates.

A temporary paper license plate was taped to the rear window.

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Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam calls for probe into stop of black Army officer

Virginia’s governor on Sunday ordered up a probe into a traffic stop in which police officers were caught on camera pepper-spraying and pointing their guns at a black US Army officer…

The police department in the town of Windsor said Sunday night that one of the cops who used pepper spray, Officer Gutierrez, has been fired.

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Democratic Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam pictured left or right, he did not specify.

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