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Violent arrest at SD soccer game caught on tape

March 31, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A violent arrest in San Diego was caught on video. Police are investigating after video posted on YouTube shows an officer making an arrest at a Qualcomm Stadium soccer game Tuesday night.

The officer struggled with the suspect and then slammed his face into the ground.

The man appeared to be knocked unconscious. The suspect faces three charges, including battery on a police officer.

The officer remains on duty.