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Lorain police chief addresses allegations of excessive force following lawsuit

WARNING: Some of our viewers may find the video disturbing LORAIN, Ohio (WJW) -- The Lorain police chief was joined by other city and religious leaders on Saturday to discuss a recent lawsuit accusing the department of excessive force. Pele Smith, 30, filed a federal lawsuit against a Lorain police officer for using excessive force during his arrest in 2014. Video shows the officer slamming the man's head against the cruiser, breaking the windshield.
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