Trachea crushed in arrest, suit says

Trachea crushed in arrest, suit says

There are 35 comments on the NWAonline story from Nov 1, 2018, titled Trachea crushed in arrest, suit says. In it, NWAonline reports that:

A lawsuit filed in Mississippi County Circuit Court accuses a Blytheville police officer of using excessive force during an arrest that left a man with a crushed trachea and in a permanent vegetative state. Court documents filed Tuesday by Blytheville attorneys Jim Harris and Zach Morrison state that officer Doyle Driskill violated 29-year-old Rayshawn Warren's civil rights by using excessive force during a Sept.

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No doubt

Knoxville, TN

#1 Nov 11, 2018
I believe it was his own drug overdose that put him in a coma.
guest

United States

#2 Nov 11, 2018
Nothing good happens when you are full of drugs and fight the police while breaking the law
Witness

United States

#3 Nov 11, 2018
Was not the officers fault. I believe the hospital and the drugs caused the damage. The story of just calling him
Off the street, is missing some information. The wild man was trying to beat my door down. I called the law
GUEST

United States

#4 Nov 11, 2018
Thank the slimy attorneys who jumped on this case. BOTTOM FEEDERS.
Truth

Blytheville, AR

#5 Nov 11, 2018
Unless there is backward repercussions on the sleezy lawyers, nothing will change in this society and we are destined for destruction. If proven wrong, sleezy lawyers should be personally held responsible for damages in reverse and pay out of their pockets, then real justice and real facts could be served.

How many times in the last year did this person come to the ER with Overdose on Drugs before this happened ??

Answer that and you know what the issue is !
Moral breakdown

United States

#6 Nov 12, 2018
Truth wrote:
Unless there is backward repercussions on the sleezy lawyers, nothing will change in this society and we are destined for destruction. If proven wrong, sleezy lawyers should be personally held responsible for damages in reverse and pay out of their pockets, then real justice and real facts could be served.

How many times in the last year did this person come to the ER with Overdose on Drugs before this happened ??

Answer that and you know what the issue is !
I agree the lawyers seem to be hunting for these types of cases . It's a sickening dilemma in our society . Nothe one if these attorneys defend our officers .
louise

Hot Springs National Park, AR

#8 Nov 12, 2018
i looked this up this is teribble i dont know all the details but i know every departement has different rules but i thought choke holds were pretty much not allowed any where
WTH

United States

#9 Nov 12, 2018
louise wrote:
i looked this up this is teribble i dont know all the details but i know every departement has different rules but i thought choke holds were pretty much not allowed any where
A person called the cops because the man had been beating on his door while hopped up on meth. I think the officers should use whatever force necessary to subdue an individual and protect themselves and innocent civilians from harm . Louise you are biased and focus on him being black . That's all you can see.
Guest

Glenside, PA

#10 Nov 12, 2018
louise wrote:
i looked this up this is teribble i dont know all the details but i know every departement has different rules but i thought choke holds were pretty much not allowed any where
If you read the story, he was running and fighting the cops long after the choke hold. If it was the choke hold that crushed his trachea, then he wouldn’t have been able to do that

Since: Jan 16

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#11 Nov 12, 2018
Guest wrote:
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If you read the story, he was running and fighting the cops long after the choke hold. If it was the choke hold that crushed his trachea, then he wouldn’t have been able to do that
Are you saying you don't think the officer crushed his trachea, or that his trachea wasn't crushed at all?
louise

Hot Springs National Park, AR

#12 Nov 12, 2018
Crow T Robot wrote:
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Are you saying you don't think the officer crushed his trachea, or that his trachea wasn't crushed at all?
so they did the choke hole
Reality

Blytheville, AR

#14 Nov 12, 2018
I wish they would have choked the useless trashy so called producer of this drug addict !!

Since: Jan 16

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#16 Nov 12, 2018
Reality wrote:
I wish they would have choked the useless trashy so called producer of this drug addict !!
I have a feeling this is not going to turn out well for Blytheville.

It's going to be hard to justify crushing a trachea. Was it a failed attempt of a carotid restraint, or is it the policy of the police to use choke holds that most places have banned?

Either way, very possibly will be a huge payoff which will encourage even more lawsuits in the future.
Armchair Judging

Glenside, PA

#17 Nov 12, 2018
Crow T Robot wrote:
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I have a feeling this is not going to turn out well for Blytheville.

It's going to be hard to justify crushing a trachea. Was it a failed attempt of a carotid restraint, or is it the policy of the police to use choke holds that most places have banned?

Either way, very possibly will be a huge payoff which will encourage even more lawsuits in the future.
You dont know if his trachea was crushed and you dont know what most places have done. Do you jump to conclusions for fun or just the exercise.
pops

Blytheville, AR

#18 Nov 12, 2018
Armchair Judging wrote:
<quoted text>You dont know if his trachea was crushed and you dont know what most places have done. Do you jump to conclusions for fun or just the exercise.
These drug crazed hallucinating thugs are seriously dangerous people. You people would beg for an officer... For anyone to help you if one of these doped out freaks were trying to bust down your door to get to you. You can't hurt them. Just as when you have surgery, you are drugged you feel no pain. That's is what is going on. No one forced the drugs on this creep. He could have harmed a civilian or one of our officers and would have if he wasn't stopped.
WTH

Dallas, TX

#19 Nov 12, 2018
Crow T Robot wrote:
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I have a feeling this is not going to turn out well for Blytheville.

It's going to be hard to justify crushing a trachea. Was it a failed attempt of a carotid restraint, or is it the policy of the police to use choke holds that most places have banned?

Either way, very possibly will be a huge payoff which will encourage even more lawsuits in the future.
You don't know the facts .

Since: Jan 16

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#20 Nov 12, 2018
Armchair Judging wrote:
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You dont know if his trachea was crushed and you dont know what most places have done. Do you jump to conclusions for fun or just the exercise.
I made my prediction and will wait and see how it plays out.

Since: Jan 16

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#21 Nov 12, 2018
WTH wrote:
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You don't know the facts .
Not saying I know all the facts, but if his trachea was crushed it will be difficult to overcome.
Hello

Dallas, TX

#22 Nov 12, 2018
Crow T Robot wrote:
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Not saying I know all the facts, but if his trachea was crushed it will be difficult to overcome.
If his trachea was crushed by the officer how did he get up and run afterwards?
JMO

Glenside, PA

#23 Nov 12, 2018
Crow T Robot wrote:
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I made my prediction and will wait and see how it plays out.
Based on the behavior we saw on the videos I predict the lawyer is going to have a hard time ruling out all other causes. That's my prediction and we will have to wait and see how it plays out.

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