Officer comments after Muskogee pepper spray incident spark controversy

An officer is under fire for the comments.

MUSKOGEE, Okla. — Video footage of an officer's comments after police pepper sprayed an 84-year-old Muskogee woman are stirring up further controversy.

Video shows officers discussing whether or not they should have booted in the door of the woman's home when one officer reportedly says, "But I think we can spin it."

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"But I think we can spin it." An officer's comments caught on video after police used pepper spray on an 84-year-old Muskogee woman are sparking controversy. FOX23 Eddie Randle has the full story on FOX23 News at 9: http://bit.ly/2bWG12A

Posted by FOX23 News on Tuesday, September 6, 2016

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FOX23 reached out to both police officials and the mayor, who declined to comment on the matter until after an internal investigation is complete.

FOX23's Eddie Randle is getting reaction from councilors in Muskogee on FOX23 News at 9.

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