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Elijah McClain: Aurora police, medics indicted in death of Black man | USA TODAY

Elijah McClain: Aurora police, medics indicted in death of Black man | USA TODAY

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The 23-year-old died after being put into a now-banned chokehold and being injected with the tranquilizer Ketamine. RELATED: https://youtu.be/P_IF0Z3xrZs Five suburban Denver police officers and medics have been indicted by a Colorado grand jury in connection with the death two years ago of a young Black man walking home from the store. The grand jury concluded police used excessive force to restrain McClain despite a lack of evidence he had done anything wrong, and that paramedics used far too high a dose of the tranquilizer, which legally is considered a deadly weapon. » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/3DdLfRY » USA TODAY delivers current local and national news, sports, entertainment, finance, technolog...