Name: Sidney Templeton.
Died: June 12, 2004.
Age at death: 44.
Cause of death: Death in restraint.
Location: Statesville, North Carolina, USA
Sidney had become upset with a new home health aide, and had hit his mother; so she called the police.
Police restrained Sidney with handcuffs, shackles, and a hood and took him to the county jail. There, they pinned him down and Sidney choked on his own vomit while restrained and hooded. CPR was attempted, but Sidney died.