Saskatchewan man who says he was badly injured during December arrest sentenced to jail time

A First Nations man was given a two year sentence Tuesday for a break and enter that occurred in 2015.

But in December, Rocky Lonechild was involved in another altercation with police.

The arrest was caught on security cameras and shows four officers were involved in the arrest.

Lonechild was badly injured.

Advocates and family members say Regina police used too much force.

Reporter / Saskatoon

Priscilla is Cree and a member of Mistawasis Nehiyawak in Saskatchewan. She has worked with APTN National News in the past as a reporter in Winnipeg, host for an entertainment segment, and the 2010 Winter Olympics. Wolf is an alumni of the INCA –Indian Communications Arts Program at FNUC & has a BA of Indigenous Studies from the University of Regina. She brings over ten years of experience working in media across the prairie provinces.