Video shows struggle that preceded restrained teen’s death

Summary by Ground News
Sedgwick county released 18 video clips of what happened before Cedric Lofton was rushed to a hospital on 24 September. He died two days later. The video shows detention workers wrestling Cedric into the cell and more employees showing up to help. After the teen had spent about 30 minutes facedown in the cell, video appears to show workers flipping him on to his back.
4 months ago·Wichita, United States

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The Independent

Video shows struggle that preceded restrained teen's death

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4 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Video shows struggle that preceded restrained teen's death

Surveillance video shows a Black 17-year-old struggling with staff at a Wichita juvenile center last fall before he died after he was restrained facedown for more than 30 minutes

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Surveillance video shows a Black 17-year-old struggling with staff at a Wichita juvenile center last fall before he died after he was restrained facedown for more than 30 minutes.

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Video shows struggle that preceded restrained teen’s death

WICHITA, Kan. >> Surveillance video shows a Black 17-year-old struggling with staff at a Wichita juvenile center last fall before he died after he was restrained facedown for more than 30 minutes.

4 months ago·Honolulu, United States
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MY Northwest

Video shows struggle that preceded restrained teen's death

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Surveillance video shows a Black 17-year-old struggling with staff at a Wichita juvenile center last fall before he died after he was restrained facedown for more than 30 minutes. Sedgwick County released 18 video clips late Friday afternoon of what happened before Cedric Lofton was rushed to a hospital on Sept. 24. He died two days later. The release of the clips followed Sedgwick County District Attorney Marc Bennett’s ann…

4 months ago·Tacoma, United States
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