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Body Cam Video Shows Man Complaining Of 'Heart Attack' Before In-Custody Death

Body Cam Video Shows Man Complaining Of 'Heart Attack' Before In-Custody Death


As Brandon Smith is escorted by officers into the back of the patrol wagon, the officer's microphone faintly picks up his voice saying "I feel like I'm having a heart attack." None of the officers respond to the statement, and it's unclear whether they heard him.

Brandon Smith died on June 6 at the hospital after he was transported from the Volunteers of America Comprehensive Alcoholism Treatment Center.

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