Officer: "I Lost It," Beat Man in Wheelchair
Chicago Police Officer William Cozzi admitted Thursday that he "lost it" and beat a man who was handcuffed and shackled to a wheelchair at a Northwest Side hospital.
Cozzi, 51, pleaded guilty in federal court to violating the civil rights of Randle Miles. Cozzi faces six to eight years in prison under federal sentencing guidelines.
Crime reporter Frank Main has details in the Chicago Sun-Times.
Published at 6:36 PM CDT on Jul 16, 2009 | Updated at 10:00 PM CST on Jan 23, 2009