Garrett Halsey

Gravestone of Garrett Rush Halsey, dated May 26, 1991 to Dec. 23, 2004. There is a fall flower arrangement in an attached vase.Name: Garrett Rush Halsey
Died: December 24, 2004
Age at death: 13
Cause of death: Suffocation during restraint
Location: Winchester, Virginia, USA

Details:
The day after Garrett arrived at a group home, they restrained him. A total of six people piled on top of him, and they did not let go even when Garrett vomited. In the end, Garrett choked on his own vomit, and staff did not try to resuscitate him right away because they couldn’t find their equipment.

References:
$5 Million Wrongful Death Suit Filed Against Grafton Group Home In Virginia
Today a child died: Garrett Rush Halsey – 2004
Group home sued over death
Garrett Rush Halsey (1991-2004) – Find A Grave

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