Curious if there are any updates on this disturbing case. This has nothing to do with authentic Bushido (the way of the warrior) and the so-called black belts are ignorant thugs who dishonor themselves and all martial arts with their behavior.
Hanford, Calif. (KMPH News) – A shocking and disturbing video that is now making its way across the internet has captured the attention of the Hanford Police Department.
The six minute video shows a karate instructor ordering a student to beat and possibly kill a mentally challenged man.
“It is such a disturbing video and whether it’s real or not that still needs to be confirmed,” said Hanford Police Chief Carlos Mestas.
Chief Mestas says his department is assisting in the investigation of a possible crime committed 25 years ago in the state of Virginia.
“This was a very disturbing beast type of beating,” said Mestas.
The footage was supposedly taken on December 13, 1984 at a karate dojo reportedly owned by Sgt.