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In Miami Gardens, Store Video Catches Cops In The Act

Source: Julie K. Brown / Miami Herald

Miami Gardens police have arrested Earl Sampson 62 times for one offense: trespassing. Almost every citation was issued at the same place: the 207 Quickstop, a convenience store on 207th Street in Miami Gardens.

But Sampson isn’t loitering. He works as a clerk at the Quickstop.

WATCH the surveillance store video. 

So how can he be trespassing when he works there?

It’s a question the store’s owner, Alex Saleh, 36, has been asking for more than a year as he watched Sampson, his other employees and his customers, day after day, being stopped and frisked by Miami Gardens police. Most of them, like Sampson, are poor and black.

To read this article in its entirety visit the Miami Herald.

 

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    Florida Justice.

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