Police Investigate Arrest of News Photographer
(05/08/07 -- SMITHFIELD) (WTVD) -- The SBI is investigating the Smithfield police, and its arrest of a freelance photographer for used by Eyewitness News.
Carter Rabil, who responds to breaking news around Johnston County, was arrested two weeks ago at the scene of an accident.
He was charged with disorderly conduct and resisting police. Police say Rabil was too close and refused repeated requests to move back.
The D.A. has now requested the SBI look into the incident.
Rabil's camera was recording during the arrest.
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