Man dies after struggle with E. Provi...

Man dies after struggle with E. Providence police

There are 1 comment on the Providence Journal story from Feb 28, 2008, titled Man dies after struggle with E. Providence police. In it, Providence Journal reports that:

“The delay in notifying the state police and this office of last night's incident prevented the timely implementation of a multi-agency review team, which is typically used to investigate any death occurring in police custody”

A knife-wielding suspect fell during a struggle with police yesterday and was later pronounced dead at Rhode Island Hospital, city police disclosed early this afternoon. via Providence Journal

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Meriden, CT

#1 Mar 3, 2008
I think that it's his own fault. The family called because they were scared of him and he took down 3 officers, one of which is still out of work. We want the police to be there but then we have a problem when they do their job. Make up your mind. He deserved what he got.

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