Former Buffalo police lieutenant to serve 4 months in prison

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A former Buffalo police lieutenant was sentenced for deprivation of suspects’ rights.

Greg Kwiatkowski was sentenced to four months in prison.

Following his time behind bars, Kwiatkowski must serve four months in home detention and will have to wear an electronic monitoring device.

Kwiatkowski was charged with using excessive force against four teens during an arrest in 2009.

In 2016, he pleaded guilty to deprivation of rights.

He later testified against two other officers who were involved in the case.

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