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GRAPHIC VIDEO surfaces of NYPD chokehold death

Posted July 21st, 2014 @ 7:46am by AMTB

43 year old Eric Garner, a New York man, died after an NYPD officer put him in a chokehold on Thursday. The city agency that investigates allegations of police misconduct is looking in to more than 1,000 complaints it has received in recent years about chokeholds. Garner suffered from a number of health problems. Police had accused him of illegally selling cigarettes on a sidewalk on Staten Island.

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