Rhode Island Investigating Death of Man Handcuffed by Police


I'm Julie Walker the death of a handcuffed man while in police custody in Rhode Island is prompting an investigation Providence police released body camera video and say officers were called around twelve thirty AM Friday for report of a man who was outside screaming and possibly on drugs officers found thirty four year old Joseph entry rolling on the ground and called for medical help the body cam shows they spent more than ten minutes trying to calm him down before holding him down on his stomach for about ninety seconds while handcuffing him behind his back he then appeared to collapse it was pronounced dead at a hospital I'm Julie Walker

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