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USA – Death of tasered Kingstree, South Carolina man who fled from officers ruled an accident (2013-10-02)

Posted on October 2 2013 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS : Tasered-then-died “by accident”: on 15 April 2013 Carl Ballard, 29, fled on foot from officers, was tasered several times, arrested, went into medical alert and died within minutes in hospital. His death was the result the “toxic effects of cocaine”. The autopsy: a “postmortem peripheral blood cocaine concentration” of 329 nanograms […]