Police officer who restrained Rashan Charles being investigated for gross misconduct

The officer who restrained a man who died shortly after is being investigated for gross misconduct.

Rashan Charles, 20, died on July 22 having earlier been apprehended by Metropolitan Police officers after running into a shop in Dalston, east London.

His death sparked outrage in the local area and led to a violent demonstration on Kingsland Road.

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) is investigating his death.

The police watchdog said: ‘The...
source: Metro