CO: Cops, paramedics plead not guilty in Elijah McClain killing

Source: ABC News

“Five Aurora, Colorado, first responders pleaded not guilty in an arraignment Friday on charges of manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide, among other counts, in the death of Elijah McClain. McClain died in 2019 after being stopped by police, placed in a chokehold and injected with ketamine as a sedative. … Aurora police officers Nathan Woodyard and Randy Roedema, former officer Jason Rosenblatt and paramedics Jeremy Cooper and Lt. Peter Cichuniec were indicted on a total of 32 counts related to McClain’s violent arrest and death in August 2019.” (01/20/23)