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Madisonville Police video causing online controversy

The video uploaded to Youtube shows one man videotaping people in public. (Source: Youtubre Video) The video uploaded to Youtube shows one man videotaping people in public. (Source: Youtubre Video)
MADISONVILLE, KY (WFIE) -

An online video showing an interaction between a resident and Madisonville Police is causing a bit of controversy.

The video uploaded to Youtube shows one man videotaping people in public. 

The police were called when a woman complained he was harassing her with his camera. 

The suspect said he was filming officers for a video about Madisonville and was doing nothing wrong.  

He has since pleaded guilty to harassment charges.  

Police have been on the defensive since the video was posted. It's been viewed over 9,000 times. 

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