Man slammed by Chicago police officer charged with aggravated battery
CHICAGO-- A man who was slammed by a Chicago police officer during a Thanksgiving day arrest was charged with aggravated battery of a police officer on Sunday and bailed out of jail by Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr. The incident, which was captured on a widely circulated video, led to the officer being assigned to desk duty pending a use of force investigation by the Chicago Office of Police Accountability.