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      Washington Twp. officer put on leave after traffic stop video goes viral

      Washington Twp. police officer is seen in a traffic stop.

      A Washington Township police officer has been placed on paid leave after a video entitled "crazy toledo cop" went viral over the weekend.

      The four-minute video shows the officer at a traffic stop in a township neighborhood. The woman in the video claims she is being harassed by the officer who she says smashed her cell phone when she tried to call police.

      WARNING: Video above contains strong language

      A witness filmed the incident while another called Toledo Police saying there was an "officer in distress."

      Based on the video, many are saying the officer went too far in his actions. What do you think? Share your thoughts below or on our Facebook page.