Marietta Cops Use Excessive Force On Man In Local IHOP

Video shows Marietta police using excessive force during the arrest of a man at IHOP, the department said Monday.

An Instagram video posted by user @stylzbydeidre alleges her family member was “brutally harmed by (a) Marietta Police officer” during an altercation just after midnight Sunday at the restaurant at 179 Cobb Parkway North. 

The department on Monday released its version of the events they say began with officers responding to a call of a man making threats and at the restaurant.