The restraint was not done by the book and a cause could be the massive number of residents in the system making it hard to give each teenager the attention he needs.
An investigation is ongoing and the center has been met with a lot of criticism.
To die just 16 year of age is a tragedy and a terrible loss for his family.
May he rest in peace.
- Leake & Watts boy's death: 'I can't breathe,' boy shouts after staffers piled onto him, witness says (Lohud)
- 22. Leake & Watts residential treatment center (1000 places You don't want to be as a teenager)
- Victims (Fornits Wiki)