January 23, 2007

WA: more on Seattle teen who died after arrest

From the P-I:

Teen in custody collapses, later dies - Trouble began during booking

Seattle police are investigating why a 17-year-old boy died last weekend after he collapsed during a routine booking into the King County Juvenile Detention Center. The teen, identified as James H. Whiteshield, died Sunday at Harborview Medical Center, two days after Seattle police arrested him on a warrant...