Tatyana Hargrove alleges an officer punched her in the face, she was bitten by a police dog and then arrested after being confused for a machete-wielding man.
Multiple police reports identified the suspect in question as a 25- to 30-year-old man, bald, about 170 pounds standing at 5 feet 10 inches who was wearing a white t-shirt, dark jeans and a pink or red backpack that contained the machete.
Photo provided by Bakersfield NAACP
Tatyana weighs 115-pounds and is only 5 feet 2 inches tall. She was wearing a baggy white shirt, blue jean shorts and a black hat.
Tatyana Hargrove’s story has gone viral after the NAACP’s Bakersfield chapter released a Facebook video
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Oddly enough, 6 months ago according in another article and case taken up by the NAACP, Timothy Grismore and Xavier Hines, two black college students went out late to grab a bite to eat when they claim they were stopped by an unmarked BPD patrol car, harassed and arrested.
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