Marcus Deon Smith

On September 8th, 2018 Marcus Deon Smith was killed by police at.
Incident ID 40166
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Jan 18th, 2019
Date Updated Jan 18th, 2019
Victim
Age 38
Gender Male
Race African-American/Black
Incident Location
Address 100 block North Church Street
City Greensboro
State NC
County Guilford
Incident Details
Date September 8th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Asphyxiation, Restrained
Officer
Name -
Agency -
Summary
Marcus Deon Smith was pacing along the street indicating he was in danger and threatening suicide. Police eventually put him the back of a cop car without restraints. He was trying to break windows when police opened the car door. Smith rushed out, and police restrained him using a RIPP Hobble, which binds the ankles and includes a strap that is used to attach the ankles to the handcuffs shackling the person's hands behind the back, killing him.
Sources

North Carolina DA Says He Won’t Charge Police in Death of Black Man Who Was Hogtied and Died in Police Custody

https://atlantablackstar.com/2019/01/08/north-carolina-da-says-he-wont-charge-police-in-death-of-black-man-who-was-hogtied-and-died-in-police-custody/?fbclid=IwAR1PcZam58a72uhovC0u4zgFCdmwHgXlTNHK82XN4_bJJrvXjoN5ojwK7vU

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