That same year, South Carolina officer Ben Fields was fired over a viral video of him flipping a black high school girl over her desk and dragging her across the classroom. Her offense? Refusing to put away her cellphone.
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Ben Fields was called in because the student refused to put cell phone away when the teacher asked. He asked her to step outside she refused so then he tried to arrest her she’s still refusing and she locked her legs up when he was trying to get her out from the desk.