Police Drag Man 27 Miles Before Beating Him to Death

February 28, 2013 AT 7:32 PM
A 27-year-old taxi driver was dragged behind a police van Tuesday in Johannesburg, South Africa and a video of the event has gone global around the world. The Johannesburg Daily Sun reports the man, Mido Macia, argued with police over where to park his taxi and police responded by tying his hands to the back of the police van and dragging him away. The Daily Sun also reports police beat Macia to death at the police station, 27 miles away from the spot the video was shot. Host @DavidBegnaud delivers breaking news and today's trending buzz in 45 seconds.