→ 11 Apr 14 at 2 pm
Deion Fludd, 17, was paralyzed and later died after an arrest for fare-beating.
Knowing the outcomes of countless past cases not unlike this one, there is no doubt that justice will not be served.
"She said her son told her he did flee police when the officers tried to arrest him. He ran the length of the subway platform as officers followed him and bounded onto the C line tracks, running to the platform at the next station at Ralph Avenue.
There, an officer caught him and hit him on the back of the head with a flashlight, according to Deion’s account.
Deion told his mom that officers then held him down with their feet on his back as he struggled until his voice suddenly stopped working.
“They said, ‘Oh, you gonna be running? We are going to make sure your ass don’t run again,’” Deion recalled the officers telling him, according to Karen.”
I hate cops so fucking much.