The popular trial for the 2016 murder of Dalian Atkinson (a Real Sociedad player in the 1990s) has begun in Birmingham., Was shot by a policeman with a Taser stun gun and kicked him to death in the head.
Problematic police Benjamin Monk was charged with firing a weapon for 33 seconds-far more than the five allowed-kicking it in the head, which would end the life of a football player if he loses consciousness. The monk and another officer accused of causing personal injury to Atkinson (Mary Ellen Bettley-Smith) denied this fact.
Prosecutor Alexandra Healy reported that the neighbours called the police after a disagreement in the home of the footballer’s father, Meadow Close. Atkinson suffers from mental illness, and his screams at 1:30 in the morning will wake up neighbors. According to witnesses in the trial, he himself will be responsible for opening the door when the officer who claims to be the Messiah arrives..
After trying to reason with an unbalanced and unstable person, The monk should have used Taser several times on him, but it had no effect. In the third volley, he shot down the football player on the sidewalk in front of the family house..Once on the ground, police officers Will kick Atkinson on the head at least twice so violently that he left a mark on the forehead of the murdered person on his shoelace. The attack was carried out when the former football player was in a coma, and there was no possibility of defense or counterattack. Therefore, the reason for the disproportion of the intervention was emphasized.
Although the ambulance is called-as Taser’s agreement in any performance- Health workers could not save Atkinson’s life. Atkinson suffered a cardiac arrest in an ambulance during transfer to the hospital where he had died.. “According to the intensive care specialists instructed by pathologists and prosecutors, they agree that although his underlying health condition means that Dalian Atkinson’s death risk is much higher, if it were not for the third deployment and kicking of the Taser The prosecutor said during the trial: “At the beginning of the day, Dalian Atkinson will not die that night. “