Loveland Police Sgt. Avoids Arrest Warrant for Failure to Appear on Excessive Force Case - The Lyrical Elitist
The case has called into question Chase's actions while assisting another officer with loading Jarrett into a patrol vehicle. In a motions hearing in September, Sgt. Brandon Johnson testified that Chase delivered a blow to Jarrett after he had already been secured by a seat belt in the patrol vehicle and was in handcuffs and leg restraints. Prior to that, while Jarrett was reportedly resisting being secured in the police car, Chase struck him in the left shoulder with a closed fist two to three times, which is a department approved technique, Johnson said. [...]