Officer cleared after holding black CHP veteran at gunpoint

Bob Egelko, Chronicle Staff Writer

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A federal court jury cleared Pleasant Hill police of racism Thursday for holding a plainclothes African American California Highway Patrol officer at gunpoint and handcuffing him because they thought he was trying to rob a video store.

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