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Ex-Villa star died ‘after cop Tasered hims and kicked his head’ – Metro.co.uk

The police officer kicked Dalian Atkinson so hard that a boot-print was left on his forehead, the court heard.

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Benjamin Monk kicked Mr Atkinson and then a second police officer hit him with a baton, a court heard (Pictures: PA/Getty Images)
An ex-Aston Villa footballer was Tasered three times for 33 seconds, kicked twice in the head and then struck with a baton, a court has heard. 
Dalian Atkinson was 48 when he died on August 15, in 2016, after an altercation with the police. Both officers, one charged with murder and the other with assault, started their trials today.
Birmingham Crown Court heard that…

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