Florida cop disciplined for pushing suspect off roof, report says

in Kissimmee News & Events

SOURCE: ClickOrlando.com

KISSIMMEE, Fla. – A Kissimmee police officer who pushed a suspect off a roof and the sergeant who told him to do so were found to have violated department policy, according to an internal affairs report.

The 41-page document, released by the Kissimmee Police Department, details the March 3, 2019 incident involving officer Plenio Massiah and Sgt. Anthony Amada.

The two Kissimmee officers were among several to respond to a home where a stolen 2004 Toyota Corolla was located. The victim in the case said her ex-boyfriend, Yadiel Torres, stole her vehicle during an argument, according to the report.