Video: Uncooperative woman struck in head, TASERed during traffic stop

Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Andrew Davenport placed on leave following incident


By Rick Martin
CNN

A Utah Highway Patrol trooper is under investigation after a video showed him punching a woman several times during a traffic stop, a spokesman for the Utah Department of Public Safety said.

A dashboard camera captured footage of Sgt. Andrew Davenport punching 53-year-old Darla Wright in August.

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