In addition to the illegal cavity search the two claim a female officer exposed Hicks’ breasts while searching her on the side of the road. There were three other male officers present there too. However, the city of Aiken denies all allegations. Furthermore in an official statement it was declared that the officers were working within the course and scope of their job.
The moment when police officers stopped the two South Carolina residents was recorded on a dashboard camera. An edited version of this recording has already surfaced the web. It was first posted on online news publication website together with other videos as part of an investigative report regarding different South Carolina police abuse cases.