Crime and Incidents

Man High on PCP Dies in Police Custody, Determined as Homicide

A young man is stopped by a New York police officer at the 34th Penn station subway station in Manhattan on Aug. 7, 2012. Recently, the chief medical examiner's office ruled a homicide in the case of a man who caused a disturbance while high on PCP and died after police restrained him and transported him to a hospital. (Benjamin Chasteen/The Epoch Times)
A young man is stopped by a New York police officer at the 34th Penn station subway station in Manhattan on Aug. 7, 2012. Recently, the chief medical examiner's office ruled a homicide in the case of a man who caused a disturbance while high on PCP and died after police restrained him and transported him to a hospital. (Benjamin Chasteen/The Epoch Times)

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