Kent Police have suspended three police officers following an allegation of assault.

CCTV footage has emerged showing three police officers restraining a suspect, it shows three police officers grabbing him by his throat and then one officer repeatedly punches the man.

The three police officers from kent police were arresting a suspect suspected of shoplifting at a department store in Canterbury.

Kent Police have announced they are now investigating the allegation of assault which occurred on the 11th July.

Please remember we have no idea what the circumstances are for the use of force.