Stuff: Protesters at Tuesday’s defence forum in Wellington make accusations of police brutality

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Protesters at Tuesday’s defence industry forum in Wellington claim police used inappropriate force to disperse crowds.

One of the organisers said he witnessed a man dragged by his hair until his scalp bled, and another said she was shoved into the path of a truck.

Police have denied using excessive force, and said they were “extremely disappointed” with the behaviour of protesters, many of whom created safety issues and disrupted traffic.

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