Fullerton police officer Manuel Ramos is taken into custody after an arraignment hearing in Orange County Superior Court on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011 in Santa Ana, Calif. Prosecutors charged one ... more 
Fullerton police officer Manuel Ramos is taken into custody after an arraignment hearing in Orange County Superior Court on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011 in Santa Ana, Calif. Prosecutors charged one police officer with murder and another with manslaughter in the killing of 37-year-old Kelly Thomas, an unarmed, mentally ill homeless man who was pummeled, shocked with a Taser and slammed with the butt of a stun gun in a beating that lasted nearly 10 minutes. Ramos was charged with one count each of second-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter . Police Cpl. Jay Cicinelli was charged with one count each of involuntary manslaughter and excessive force. (AP Photo/Paul Rodriguez) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Paul Rodriguez
Wed, Sep 21, 2011 7:37 PM EDT