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SEE IT: ‘I don’t care,’ cops says as ANOTHER dying man says he ‘can’t breathe’ while pinned down during arrest

Officials released bodycam footage Monday which shows last year’s arrest involving four Oklahoma police officers and a suspect who later died at a hospital.

The Oklahoma City Police Department released May 20, 2019, footage showing the arrest of Derrick Scott, 42. Police Captain Larry Withrow said officers arrested Scott after receiving a call about a man causing a disturbance and “brandishing a firearm.”

Withrow alleged that Scott ran from police officers who ultimately apprehended him and recovered a loaded handgun from his front pocket.

Three officers were filmed using their knees and hands to pin Scott to the ground for 13 minutes before paramedics arrived. Scott is heard yelling, “I can’t breathe,” and begging for help before he loses consciousness.

“I don’t care,” officer Jarred Tipton responded after Scott claimed he couldn’t breathe.

During the ordeal, officers can be heard suggesting Scott was faking his unconsciousness.

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Withrow said the arresting officers called for medical assistance after Scott stated he couldn’t breathe. Withrow also claimed that officers rolled Scott off of his back into a “recovery position,” allowing Scott to comfortably breathe while officers maintained control.

“It’s not uncommon for people, when you’re struggling with them, when you’re trying to get him under control, to say, ‘I can’t breathe.’ You hear that frequently,” the police captain commented.

“If they’re still struggling and they’re still fighting with you and they’re talking with you, it makes you wonder, are they really having difficulty breathing? Or are they just trying to get away?”

Citing an autopsy, The Oklahoman reported that Scott died at the hospital an hour later due to a collapsed right lung. The report stated that additional factors — physical restraint, bullous emphysema, atherosclerotic heart disease, asthma, and recent methamphetamine use — also contributed to his death.

Despite the medical examiner’s findings, Scott’s manner of death was listed as “undetermined.”

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KOCO reported that the four responding Oklahoma City officers were ultimately cleared of any wrongdoing in regards to Scott’s arrest.

Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater, who cleared the four officers last year after receiving Scott’s autopsy report, maintained that the officers’ actions were justified.

“This guy runs from the police. He’s got a 90% occluded major artery in his heart. I mean, he’s just a perfect candidate to die when you’ve got meth in your system and those kinds of physical ailments and then you fight with police,” Prater told the Associated Press this week. “ They (officers) didn’t do anything wrong at all.”

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[Featured image: Oklahoma City Police Department]