Black man detained by White cops who thought he burglarized his own home —

A Black man was harassed by police while sleeping in his own home. The incident occurred in Raleigh, North Carolina, after police responded to a false burglar alarm. Footage from Oyeneyin’s surveillance camera was released this past weekend.

In the video footage released this past weekend, Kazeem Oyeneyin, 31, was asleep when police began knocking on his door. They responded to an alarm that was triggered accidentally by a friend who stayed with Oyeneyin overnight. After he turned off the alarm, police arrived 20 minutes later.

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