Cop Sentenced to Nine Months in Jail For Assaulting Black Teen, Who Lost Eye in Attack

A Toronto police officer who beat a Black teenager so badly he lost an eye has been sentenced to nine months in jail. 

Michael Theriault was off-duty when he chased and beat Dafonte Miller, who was 19 at the time, in Whitby, Ontario on the morning of December 28, 2016.

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