Young Black Man Jailed Since April for Alleged $5 Theft Is Found Dead in Cell (from @Truthdig)


A young black man who reportedly had mental health problems was found dead in jail in Portsmouth, Va., after spending almost four months behind bars without bail on suspicion of stealing groceries worth $5.

Source: Young Black Man Jailed Since April for Alleged $5 Theft Is Found Dead in Cell (from @Truthdig)

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