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Navy investigates video of dogs attacking Kaepernick fill-in

Screengrab: U.S. Navy Kaepernick stand-in
Posted at 10:46 AM, Aug 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-03 13:46:25-04

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The U.S. Navy is investigating a video in which military work dogs attacked a “Colin Kaepernick stand-in” during a demonstration at a Navy Seal Museum fundraiser.

The event happened last year at the museum in Fort Pierce, Florida, but the video resurfaced over the weekend.

On Sunday, the U.S. Navy said in a statement that it appears no active-duty personnel were involved.

The videos show dogs attack a man in heavy padding wearing a Kaepernick jersey. Rifle-carrying men in fatigues approach him yelling, “On your belly.” He replies, “Oh, man, I will stand," as the crowd laughs.