Samaria, the mother of deceased 12 year old Rice is stopped by the police when she tries to reach her son after the fatal shooting:
As I was trying to get through to my son the police told me to calm down or they will put me in the back of the police car.
Deceased 12 year old Rice’s sister is tackled, handcuffed by police and placed in a squad car after she rushes to his side. Samaria:
I asked police to release my daughter. They told me no, not only would they not release my daughter, but later, they made me choose, stay with my daughter or accompany my son to a hospital.