Hamburg (dpa) – A psychiatric affected person has died 5 days after being overpowered by safety workers at a hospital within the northern German metropolis Hamburg.
The 34-year-old from Cameroon was forcefully restrained by workers on the Hamburg College Clinic (UKE) and misplaced consciousness final Sunday.
The Hamburg Felony Police Workplace is investigating the incident on suspicion of inflicting bodily hurt leading to loss of life, police instructed dpa on Saturday.
Police had already opened investigations in opposition to the physician and three safety workers concerned. An post-mortem was carried out on the person’s physique to find out the reason for loss of life.
“The affected person resisted his dedication order and needed to be restrained by hospital safety workers who had been summoned when he wanted extra medical assist for causes which haven’t but been clarified,” UKE mentioned in an announcement.