Amended autopsy: Black man died due to sedative, restraint

Amended autopsy: Black man died due to sedative, restraint

Amended autopsy: Black man died due to sedative, restraint DENVER (AP) — A Black man died after a police encounter in a Denver suburb in 2019 because he was injected with a powerful sedative after being forcibly restrained, according to an amended autopsy report publicly released Friday. Despite the finding, the death of Elijah McClain, a 23-year-old massage therapist, was still listed as undetermined, not a homicide, the report shows. McClain was put in a neck hold and injected with …