Outrageous WATCH: Live AZ News Report Catches Man Slapping Woman in Wheelchair
An Arizona man was captured on tape slapping a woman in a wheelchair during a live TV broadcast.
KPNX reporter Joe Dana was reporting on the sentencing of a criminal in downtown Phoenix yesterday evening.
In the background of the shot, a man could clearly be seen hitting a woman in a wheelchair in the head.
Both the KPNX newsroom and the police department were immediately flooded with calls from concerned viewers.
Police arrived on the scene and arrested 60-year-old Randall Burgess for misdemeanor assault.
Burgess and the victim, who apparently are in a relationship, both showed signs of intoxication, authorities said.
According to 12 News, Burgess has a history of charges and convictions, including aggravated assault, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and probation violations.
Watch the shocking video above.