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Bridgeport police settle taped beating case with Orlando Lopez-Soto

Orlando Lopez-Soto sued the department after a witness

Orlando Lopez-Soto sued the department after a witness caught the incident on camera. (May 28, 2014 10:24 PM)

Bridgeport officials have agreed to pay $198,000 to a man who was stomped on by three city police officers following a 2011 chase in Beardsley Park.

Orlando Lopez-Soto, 28, sued the department after a witness caught the incident on camera.

Officials say the video shows Lopez-Soto fall to the ground after he is immobilized with a stun gun. Two officers are then seen kicking and stomping...

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