Dyma Loving was on her way to do her taxes. She and friend Adrianna Green were leaving Green’s home when they passed by the house of Frank Tumm, a neighbor. According to a police report filed by Miami-Dade police, Tumm hurled insults at Green, calling her a “whore” and setting off a verbal spat that escalated when Tumm pulled out a rifle and aimed at Loving. Hundreds of thousands of people know what happened next. After Green and Loving called for help, Miami-Dade police violently arrested Loving, dragging her to the ground after saying she need to be “Baker Acted”—sent to a mental hospital. (Initial reports said the officer told her she needed to be “corrected;” Loving clarified the cop’s comments to the Miami New Times.) The disturbing video, which went viral over the last week, spurred Miami Dade to suspend one of the officers involved. According to Police Director Juan Perez, the suspended cop was tenured, and was actually in charge training two rookies that day. But for Loving, the damage has already been done. “I’m just taking it a day at a time,” Loving told the Root over the phone. “My body hurts very bad. My head hurts…. Read full this story
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