Video: Death of man in custody, Conway Police investigating


Conway Police release surveillance video of moments before the man was sent to the hospital

CONWAY, Ark. — A man has died after being taken into Conway Police custody.

Conway police responded to a call of a domestic disturbance and when they arrived on the scene Jaleel Medlock, 21, reportedly ran from the scene and was chased by officers.

Medlock was taken into custody and shortly thereafter lost consciousness and received immediate medical attention by MEMS at the scene.

He was then taken by MEMS to Baptist Hospital where he later died. 

No cause of death has been reported, and Medlock had no visible injuries.

The Conway police, with the assistance of Arkansas State Police is investigating his death further.

The Conway Police Department says they will keep providing updates as details become available.

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