911 call: Deputies allegedly beat, killed David Silva

Woman: Officers 'beat the [explicit] out of him'

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A 911 call from a witness of David Silva's deadly arrest was obtained by 23ABC today.

In an intense call made by a witness during the struggle, a woman is heard claiming officers continued to beat David Silva with their batons when he was already unconscious.

"There's a man laying on the floor and your police officers beat the [explicit] out of him and killed him," said the woman. "I have it all on video camera."

The woman continued:

"I am sitting here on the corner of Flower and Palm right now and you have one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight Sheriffs. The guy was laying on the floor and eight Sheriff's ran up and started beating him up with sticks.  The man is dead laying right here, right now."

 

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