Dash cam video of Livingston Parish arrest
POSTED: Friday, July 10, 2009 - 9:43am
UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 11:58pm
The Livingston Sheriff's Office released dash cam video of the arrest this weekend where a man died shortly after.
In the video, You can see 42-year-old Donel Stogner place a small bag filled with a white substance into his mouth.
That's when deputy Chris Sturdivant began wrestling with him, demanding that he spit out the bag.
The struggle lasted about five minutes, and then back-up arrived. Stogner died at a nearby hospital.
Deputies say Sturdivant acted appropriately.