Caught on Camera: Cop punches suspect

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(WYFF) A South Carolina sheriff’s deputy is on administrative leave after a violent arrest was captured on camera.

Greenville County Sheriff Office officials say the deputy seen on video punching a man inside a Walmart during a Saturday arrest will remain on leave while an internal investigation is underway.

Deputies say the video only shows part of what happened inside and outside the store, and that the suspect had been shocked with a TASER several times before officers made physical contact.

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