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May 12, 2014 5:42 PM

Caught on Camera: Brutal Raid

BAYTOWN (KPRC) - Dozens of angry protesters marched on Texas' Baytown Police Department Sunday calling it's officers criminal and abusive toward Hispanic people.

The complaints coming in the wake of a birthday party last weekend.

Party-goers captured multiple video clips showing officers shoving people to the floor, tasing people with Taser guns and pepper spraying participants at the party, all based on a routine call about loud music at the house.

Community activist Quannel X calls the video clear evidence of police brutality and abuse aimed at people of color.

"The Baytown Police Department has a notorious record of violating the civil rights of Mexicans and Blacks", Quannel says.

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