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What happened to Freddie Gray?

It seems like every week we are now hearing about someone who is mistreated while in police custody. The latest in this long line of atrocities as a young man named Freddie Gray from Baltimore. As with all of these cases, there are more questions than answers. Here’s what we know (Timeline) – for some reason, the police spotted Freddie Gray and/or Freddie Gray spotted the police. He ran. The police gave chase both on foot and on bicycle. Freddie Gray was apprehended and arrested. A knife was found in his front pants pocket. He was placed in a police van.

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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