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New details released regarding woman seen dragged in viral video by Big Spring police officer

BIG SPRING, TX (KWES) -

We're learning more about an arrest made by a Big Spring police officer that sparked controversy online.

Cell phone footage captured an officer dragging a woman by her handcuffed wrists to his patrol car.

We were able to get our hands on the incident report, which shows that the officer knew the woman before the arrests.

The officer called in to check if she was wanted and found she had a warrant for possession of less than 2-ounces of marijuana.

The incident report says the woman resisted arrest by using force against the officer.

After her arrest, she was taken to a hospital.

The Big Spring Police Department currently has an active internal investigation ongoing regarding the incident. 

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