Montgomery County Delegates call for “robust investigation” into MCPD incident with 5-year-old student

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WDVM) — As local officials respond to the January 2020 incident between two MCPD Officers and a 5-year-old student, some Maryland delegates have expressed outrage towards the incident, calling for action to be taken.

Maryland Delegate Sara Love posted a letter addressed to the county executive, the police chief and officials with the county school system.

The letter calls the incident horrific and abuse of power, calling for an “immediate and robust investigation” into the incident and “swift and strong disciplinary action.”

The Montgomery County Council has scheduled an agenda item for Tuesday, April 6 to discuss the incident concerning school policy, officer training and disciplinary considerations.

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