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Video shows school resource officer punching student in Nebraska

OMAHA, Ne. — A high school resource officer in Nebraska was caught on camera punching a student in the face.

A video posted to social media shows the officer trying to break up a fight at the school.

Then, you see the officer repeatedly punching a student.

The police department temporarily reassigned the officer but says the clip is only a snippet of the fight.

It’s investigating to determine if the officer’s actions were appropriate considering the circumstances.

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