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Website Raises Cash For Leone

Website Raises Cash For Leone

TOWANDA, PA (WENY)---Robert Leone, the Vestal man who claims he was brutalized at the hands of the Pennsylvania State Police is now getting some help financial help from concerned citizens.

A donation site has been setup for Robert Leone at indiegogo.com. This is the same website where more than half a million dollars was raised for Karen Klein, the bullied bus monitor from the Rochester area.

Leone's fund has $525 as of Monday morning.

Dashcam video of Leone's violent arrest by Pennsylvania State Police in 2010 has gone viral. Leone is now suing the Pennsylvania State Police, the borough of Towanda and the police officers who arrested him.