Police investigating after fan put in chokehold by stadium security

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DALLAS, Texas – A Carolina Panthers fan says he was put in a chokehold while at the Dallas Cowboys’ football game on Thanksgiving.

Cell phone video appears to show stadium security places John Small in a chokehold while trying to remove him from a seating area.

The video also shows several fans pulling the guard off of Small.

Arlington police say told KXAS they are investigating the case as a possible assault.

A spokesman for the Cowboys declined to comment.

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