Cop maces teens while they’re handcuffed

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ALTON, Ill. — An investigation is underway in Illinois after two teens were maced while in cuffs and in a holding cell in Alton, Illinois.

It’s not clear why the teens were in custody,

While some are portraying this as a racial incident and focusing on one teen, the video clearly shows both a white and black teen being sprayed.

One of the teens had a violent reaction to the spray, while the other seemed to shake it off fairly quickly.

The recording happened in January and was only leaked now that the police chief is up for reappointment.

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