MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman is calling for a review after video of an arrest was made public.
Chris Lollie (pictured above) shot a video as St. Paul Police arrested him in a skyway in January. It was posted to YouTube this week. (Warning: the video is graphic.)READ MORE: 'This Is A Test For Minnesota': Protesters Outside Governor's Mansion Call For Justice In Derek Chauvin Trial
Lollie said he refused to give officers his name, because he hadn’t done anything wrong.READ MORE: Police Seek Suspect In Fatal Shooting Near George Floyd Memorial
Police say they tasered him after he pulled away and resisted orders.
In a statement, Coleman said the video raises a great deal of concern.MORE NEWS: As Spring Allergies Spike, Doctors Say Test For COVID As A Precaution
He plans to meet with leaders of the African-American community and the St. Paul Police Department to talk about the incident next week.