Raul Garcia, of the Bronx, accuses NYPD officers of brutality following incident with neighbor

Witnesses say an officer handcuffed and bumped Garcia,

Witnesses say an officer handcuffed and bumped Garcia, so he pushed back. (July 10, 2014 5:22 PM)

A Bronx father claims he was beaten by police officers in front of his family and neighbors.

Raul Garcia, 39, says the violence stems from an incident that happened moments earlier on June 3 in his apartment at the Jackson Houses in Melrose. Garcia says a neighbor tried to burn his apartment down with a mattress.

He says the FDNY put the fire out and that he called police. His neighbor...

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