Rayshune Henry (9450)



August 8, 20142014Rayshune Henry34MaleAfrican-American/BlackAugustI-20 & I-220, Bossier City, Bossier, LABossier CityLouisiana71111Bossier, LALouisiana State PoliceTaseredRaayshune Henry died after being Tased by troopers during a traffic stop when he allegedly refused to exit his vehicle and then attempted to run into traffic. At around 5:30 a.m., Henry was pulled over by troopers for improper lane usage. Troopers then discovered there was a warrant for Henry's arrest for violation of his parole. Henry allegedly actively resisted as troopers removed him from his vehicle, even after a trooper Tased him twice. The Taser reportedly had little effect on Henry, as he attempted to flee from troopers by entering into the travel lanes of I-20. One of the troopers Tased Henry again and was able to restrain him and pull him to the shoulder as the other trooper directed traffic around them. Once troopers pulled Henry out of the roadway, they reportedly discovered Henry was having trouble breathing. Troopers requested EMS and rendered first aid until they arrived. While treating Henry, EMS personnel allegedly discovered a clear plastic bag containing a white substance suspected to be narcotics lodged deep in the back of Henry’s throat. Henry was transported to Willis Knighton Hospital in Bossier City where he died the next morning.Unreportedhttp://www.ktbs.com/story/26254354/bizarre-traffic-stop-leads-to-mans-death-lsp-troopers-trained-for-dangerous-scenariosUnknownCRDeCeros9450Complete

8/8/2014: Raayshune Henry died after being Tased by troopers during a traffic stop when he allegedly refused to exit his vehicle and then attempted to run into traffic. At around 5:30 a.m., Henry was pulled over by troopers for improper lane usage. Troopers then discovered there was a warrant for Henry's arrest for violation of his parole. Henry allegedly actively resisted as troopers removed him from his vehicle, even after a trooper Tased him twice. The Taser reportedly had little effect on Henry, as he attempted to flee from troopers by entering into the travel lanes of I-20. One of the troopers Tased Henry again and was able to restrain him and pull him to the shoulder as the other trooper directed traffic around them. Once troopers pulled Henry out of the roadway, they reportedly discovered Henry was having trouble breathing. Troopers requested EMS and rendered first aid until they arrived. While treating Henry, EMS personnel allegedly discovered a clear plastic bag containing a white substance suspected to be narcotics lodged deep in the back of Henry’s throat. Henry was transported to Willis Knighton Hospital in Bossier City where he died the next morning. http://www.ktbs.com/story/26254354/bizarre-traffic-stop-leads-to-mans-death-lsp-troopers-trained-for-dangerous-scenarios

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