Household of man who jumped from window throughout police raid questions police response

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An officer within the video makes reference to looking out the “balcony.” The one balcony connected to the residence is close to the entrance entrance. There are not any balconies on the facet of the constructing the place Aust’s bed room window was. There would have been nothing for him to leap to as soon as he went out the window.

A second video clip, additionally obtained by this newspaper, reveals the entrance door of the house open and what seems to be a person’s hand overlaying the digicam with a white piece of paper.

“They coated the digicam sooner or later for no matter cause,” Raymond mentioned.

“There’s no cause why they needed to be so extreme in what they had been doing. There are clearly means higher techniques, particularly because it’s an residence.”

The Ottawa police didn’t instantly present touch upon Thursday.

Raymond mentioned he understands that police might wish to defend themselves from the unknown contained in the residence, however with rifles, and so many officers – “Who’re they defending?”

“Why did they should barge down the door and litter the residence with smoke grenades? Why did they should sort out my stepfather and put him below arrest for questioning them?”

When police first got here into the house, weapons drawn and shouting for anybody within the house to not transfer, his stepfather, who has pre-existing well being points, requested what was happening, Raymond mentioned.

“They pushed him to the bottom, put his fingers behind his again after which they handcuffed him with zip straps,” Raymond mentioned.

“They requested my little brother who’s solely 12 if he’s promoting medication,” he mentioned.