Graphic Video Shows Natasha McKenna Tased in Jail Before Her Death
A Virginia sheriff’s department released a video today showing the in-custody events leading up to the death of mentally-ill inmate Natasha McKenna after she was shot with a Taser multiple times by authorities. The video’s release comes just days after a Fairfax County official decided not to seek criminal charges in connection with the deadly incident.
The 48-minute long video posted on YouTube starts with a filmed statement from Fairfax County Sheriff Stacey Kincaid discussing this week’s announcement that criminal charges would not be brought, and explaining that various media reports about what happened compelled her to release the Video.
“There is no better way to share what actually occurred than to make this video availability for the community to view in its entirety,” Kincaid said. … https://news.vice.com/article/graphic-video-shows-natasha-mckenna-tased-in-jail-before-her-death