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28 Nov 2018

Family angry after inquest concludes police custody death caused by drugs

Senior Home Affairs Correspondent

The family of a man who died in police custody after he was Tasered and bitten by a police dog say they are devastated after police officers were exonerated over their actions. An inquest jury ruled that Adrian McDonald died from “effects of cocaine and stress” caused by the incident in the Staffordshire town of Newcastle-under-Lyme.