By Associated Press | Posted by Niyati Singh | Rochester
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2020 05:08 AM IST
New York’s attorney general on Saturday moved to form a grand jury to investigate the death of Daniel Prude, a Black man who died after being hooded and held down by Rochester police earlier this year.
By Reuters | Posted by Karan Manral | Rochester, New York
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2020 01:54 PM IST
Daniel Prude, a 41-year-old African American, had died after an encounter with police in Rochester, in March. Seven police officers were suspended this Thursday over the arrest.
By Associated Press | Posted by Shivani Kumar | Rochester, United States
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 10:08 AM IST
Daniel Prude, 41 died when he was taken off life support March 30. That was seven days after officers who encountered him running naked through the street put a hood over his head to stop him from spitting, then held him down for about two minutes until he stopped breathing.