South Carolina cops handcuffed a nine-year-old boy for PLAYING close to his home!
Video released by MediatakeOut show an officer also cuffing his concerned mother who comes to see why her son is in the back of a police patrol car.
The incident is sure to infuriate Black Lives Matter as the police appears to have handled the situation poorly.
The footage shows him rolling up to a house were reportedly a call came in about a boy throwing rocks at a window.
Wearing a red shirt the boy, who has a BB style toy gun, is seen standing in the street before the officer approaches him after getting out of his car.
The Officer says: “Drop it, it’s a BB gun.
“I am retaining you for your safety and my safety, ok?”
The boy is then cuffed and the officer asks him for his address before putting him in the back of the patrol car.
Within a few minutes his concerned mother approaches the car giving the boy’s name and taking his BB gun from the cop.