(Article) Homeless person punched by deputy says 'the whole thing shouldn't have happened'

By Everton Bailey Jr.


The Oregonian/OregonLive

A homeless person repeatedly punched by a Marion County sheriff's deputy while being arrested in the Salem area Monday called for the deputies involved to receive more training on conflict negotiation and for the deputy who unleashed the blows to be fired.

Tessa Lovelace said the encounter with deputies in Detroit resulted in a concussion, bloody nose, bruising, cuts and some hearing loss. Lovelace insisted Lovelace's only goal was...

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