NYPD knock asthmatic man with pacemaker off scooter, he died

They claim he got up and ran after his scooter was knocked over by an unmarked car that pursued him. They claim he had a bench warrant which the family denied.

The article states "one witness told the Huffington Post, 'I said [to the police], "The guy’s turning blue. He might need some help," but the cop said, "Nah, don’t worry. He’s faking it." But he was gasping for air.'"

The article begins:

Police in the United States killed 14 people in the first eight days of October, according to a list compiled by volunteers on Wikipedia. This figure does not include an additional four killings by the New York City Police Department (NYPD) in the past two weeks, from the end of September to October 8. A few of the atrocities recently committed by police and other law enforcement officials follow.

Another asthmatic man dead after being tackled by New York police