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The TikTok video that made people believe cops were planting evidence

The TikTok video that made people believe cops were planting evidence
The TikTok video that made people believe cops were planting evidence © Observers

A video viewed more than 8 million times on social media has shocked people on the internet in the United States. According to the comments, it shows a man being arrested by two police officers, who planted evidence in his boot in order to incriminate him. 

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In this episode of Truth or Fake, Catherine Bennett from FRANCE 24 Observers debunks a video posted on TikTok, Twitter and Instagram, which allegedly shows an arrest by American police officers. What is it really about? Here's what we found out:

Main take aways

The author of the video denied the accusations himself by posting other videos. The alleged police officers are in fact bounty hunters.

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