Footage: Pepper spray used to break up brawl at football game

Midwest

(NewsNation) — Body camera footage released by police shows officers using pepper spray to break up a massive brawl that broke out after a high school football game in Akron, Ohio.

NewsNation affiliate WJW reported that the family of an Akron player who drowned over the summer believes opposing team members were mocking his death, which sparked the altercation.

Watch WJW’s story above.

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