Bodycam shows moments before Arizona man drowns while police 'stand by'

A police union has defended Arizona officers actions after they allegedly stood by as a man begged them for help before drowning in a lake.

Police were called to a report of a disturbance between a couple.

Mr Bickings and his wife told police that no fight took place.

Bickings then tells police he's "going for a swim" and officers stand by watching from the water's edge.

This video shows police bodycam footage of the moments before the Sean Bickings, 34, drowned.

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