These photos are graphic but tell the true story of this racial altercation...
Police officers subdue 64-year-old Robert Davis on Conti Street near Bourbon Street in the French Quarter of New Orleans Saturday night
Robert Davis was standing outside a bar near the corner of Conti and Bourbon Streets in New Orleans when the incident occured.
A mounted police officer watches the scene as officers hold down and handcuff Davis.
An Associated Press television crew recorded the incident
A police officer who identified himself as S.M. Smith pushes Associated Press Television News producer Rich Matthews against a car
Sixty-four year-old Robert Davis lies handcuffed on the sidewalk after being arrested by New Orleans Police.