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New bodycam footage shows chaotic confrontation between hotel worker, guest at a Fort Lauderdale Beach hotel – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) – Police have launched bodycam video of a brawl between a hotel worker and a guest at a Fort Lauderdale Beach hotel.

Earlier footage was launched when a high-profile lawyer tweeted safety video of the incident earlier this month.

The footage is from an officer-worn physique digital camera and it appeared that the hotel worker, Raymond Rachal, was lower than cooperative with police.

This passed off at the Best Western Plus alongside A1A, off Seabreeze Boulevard and simply north of Southeast seventeenth Street, Jan. 19.

Rachal is seen on video arguing with cops.

“So now, now it’s my fault,” Rachal stated. “Tell him to leave. Tell him to leave. Tell him to leave.”

Earlier that night time at the hotel, Rachal instructed 37-year-old Jason Rabe to go away the property. About half an hour later, Rabe got here again to the hotel and charged at Rachal.

From hotel safety cameras, it confirmed that Rabe attacked Rachal who was sitting at his desk. The video additionally appeared to indicate that Rachal shortly gained the combat.

When the police arrived, they noticed Rachal on high of Rabe.

Although Rachal was in a position to get Rabe underneath management, primarily based on the physique digital camera footage, it appeared there was a scuffle with Rachal and the police.

Rachal was arrested and charged with resisting an officer whereas Rabe was charged with trespassing and was given a journey again to a buddy’s home.

The physique digital camera footage was launched by Fort Lauderdale Police. The FLPD additionally stated there may be an inside affairs investigation underway.

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