Today Melendez has been found guilty on two of the three counts he faced, his bail was revoked and he was taken into custody after the verdicts were read.
According to sources The former officer punched Floyd Dent in the head 16 times.
Melendez faces up to 10 years and is scheduled to be sentenced on Dec, 3 for the beating of Floyd Dent.
Earlier: Dent has settled a lawsuit with the City of Inkster for 1.4 mil.
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