Cops who arrested a speeding female motorist on the FLIP OF A COIN are placed on leave

Mail Online | 7/14/2018 | Ariel Zilber;Hannah Moore For
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The police officers who used a coin flip to decide they were going to detain a woman who allegedly drove over the speed limit have been suspended.

Courtney Brown and Kristee Wilson of the Roswell, Georgia Police Department have been placed on leave, it was announced on Friday.

Brown - Wilson - Sarah - Webb - April

Brown and Wilson were filmed giggling as they were filmed arresting Sarah Webb in April.

Webb was caught allegedly speeding past a police cruiser in Georgia and was pulled over.

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According to the police report filed by Brown, Webb was driving around 85 miles per hour in a 45 mph zone.

As she sat in her car, damning bodycam footage obtained by 11Alive shows officer Brown return to the patrol vehicle to consult fellow officer Wilson on what she should do.

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Noting the pavement was wet, Brown decided to add a charge of reckless driving, but both noted Wilson did not have speed detection in her car or tickets.

With their options only to arrest Sarah and take her to jail or to release her, Brown turned to a coin for help.

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Opening an app on her phone, the officers agreed if it landed on heads, she would be arrested, and if it landed on tails, she would be released.

The coin landed on tails.

Wilson - Sarah - Arrest - Code

But perhaps forgetting, or not caring, Wilson called for Sarah's arrest, using the code '23'.

Laughing, Brown gets out of the car to take Sarah into custody.

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As she is led towards the car, Webb begins to cry, and body cam shows the hair stylist sobbing in the back seat of the patrol car.

Though the event happened...
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