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Outrage Over Police Officer Who Beat Up Woman Carrying Baby

There is outrage on social media over an act of police brutality as a video circulating online shows a Ghanaian police officer at a bank beat up a woman who was holding a baby.

Though what sparked the confrontation is unclear, the officer, identified as Frederick Amanor, is seen in a video striking the woman, who was holding her baby, multiple times on the head, first with an umbrella, and then with his fists.

Many who reacted to the ugly incident said the officer should be sanctioned.