Protests after taxi driver dies in police custody

South African police have been called 'brutal' after a taxi driver died after being dragged through a street by a police van and beaten in custody, it is alleged. He later died in police custody.

Footage appears to show Mido Macia, 27, being tied to the back of a police van before it drives away before a huge crowd of shoppers.

This report from ITV News Africa Correspondent Rohit Kachroo, contains distressing images of the man being dragged through the streets.

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SA 'police drag' suspensions

All the officers involved in the incident in which a South African taxi driver was dragged through a street by a police van and allegedly beaten in custody have been suspended.