Black Man’s Family Views Graphic Video of In-Custody Death

Family members viewed long-secret body-camera video of a Black man who died in Louisiana State Police custody, their attorney calling it damning footage that shows troopers choking and beating the man.

  • Published 15 October 2020

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Family members viewed long-secret body-camera video this week of a Black man who died in Louisiana State Police custody, their attorney calling it damning footage that shows troopers choking and beating the man, repeatedly jolting him with stun guns and dragging him face-down across the pavement. Ronald Greene’s mother and sister wailed “like they were at a funeral” Wednesday after meeting with Gov. John Bel Edwards and watching a half-hour… Read at AP News