As we’ve reported, a white police officer in McKinney, Texas has been placed on “administrative leave” after a video surfaced of an incident at a community pool showing him slamming a 14-year-old black girl to the ground and pointing his gun at other teenagers.

Some witnesses are saying that the police reaction did not appear to be racially motivated:

In spite of those claims from witnesses, CNN analyst David Gergen took it there anyway:

But enough about Robert Byrd.

Maybe Gergen thinks he knows more than the eyewitnesses.



#McKinney updates: Officer identified; DJ says don’t blame him; Sign at pool thanks cops for ‘keeping us safe’; Update on pool sign