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- A veteran Orlando police officer is under investigation after Local 6 News started asking questions about surveillance video that shows the officer using an "arm bar" technique on a 100-pound woman whose teeth were broken after she landed face-first on the ground.
The video, captured by a city camera shows Officer Livio Beccaccio taking 20-year-old Lisa Wareham by the left arm before she hits the pavement.
Wareham was initially charged with battery on a law enforcement officer and resisting arrest but Local 6 learned Friday, the state attorney's office dropped all the charges against her.
Her attorney, Andrew Zelman, said they plan to file a lawsuit on Monday against the officer and the Orlando Police Department.
The incident happened Feb. 25 around 1:45 in the 100 block of East Central Boulevard across from the Orlando Library and was caught on video by an Innovative Response to Improve Safety () camera mounted at Magnolia Avenue and Central Boulevard.
The incident broke Wareham's front teeth.