Texas Officer Resigns After Chaotic Pool Party Incident
After officers responded to a disturbance call Friday at a community pool in McKinney, Texas, a bystander recorded the incident.By Jay Strubberg | June 7, 2015
The McKinney, Texas police officer who resigned after a video posted online showing him pinning a girl to the ground and drawing his gun at a pool party apologized Wednesday.
The apology came through his lawyer, who said the officer responded after having his nerves rattled from two suicide calls:
“He was not targeting minorities,” Cpl. Eric Casebolt’s lawyer, Jane Buskin, explained.