Man with Down syndrome dies in police custody; death ruled homicide

Oklahoman Published: February 18, 2013
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From www.huffingtonpost.com: The death of a man with Down syndrome who was reportedly killed after laying face-down in police custody has been ruled a homicide.



WJLA reports that Robert Saylor, 26, of New Market, Md., was asphyxiated on Jan. 12, according to a medical examiner's ruling late last week.

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by Darnell Mayberry
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