Man With Bipolar Disorder Dies In Restraining Chair In Police Custody: Murdering the Mentally Ill

Matthew Ojibade, 22, of Savannah, Georgia,s uffered a manic episode resulting from his ongoing struggles with bipolar disorder. His girlfriend called police to help intervene and take him to the hospital. When they arrived, she gave the police his prescription medication, which was noted in the police report, and requested again that he be taken to the hospital.

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http://www.alternet.org/news-amp-politics/savannah-man-dies-restraining-chair-while-police-custody

 

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