Young Black Man, 23, Taken Off Life Support After Allegedly Suffering Brain Injury, Cardiac Arrest During Violent Encounter with Denver Police — Atlanta Black Star

Three Denver police officers are on leave and an investigation is underway after a young Black man died following a confrontation with authorities in suburban Denver. 

Elijah McClain’s family took him off life support last Friday after they say a violent arrest by Aurora officers left him brain dead, according to The Denver Post. McClain was just 23 years old.

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