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A family in the valley says they feel unsafe at their home because of how police treated them.

Isabel Escobedo says officers used excessive force on her 15-year-old during an arrest Friday night, causing multiple bruises and scrapes, and she was treated that way because of where they live.

Amy Unrau reports.

Amy Unrau

Amy is proud to be a Red River Valley native and cover stories that matter to her community. She was raised in Hallock, Minnesota and received her degree at the University of North Dakota where she participated in the student run TV show Studio One. In college, Amy met her husband, WDAY’s Jody Norstedt, while interning at WDAZ in Grand Forks. She started at WDAY in April 2014 and is currently WDAY'Z Xtra News at Nine's anchor and producer. Have a news idea? Amy would love to share your story or investigate an issue you’re concerned about.

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