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Bronx man dies after trying to grab officer’s gun during bust: police

PIX 11 NEWS | 1/29/2018, 6:42 a.m.
A man died after being handcuffed by police in the Bronx on Sunday, cops said.
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A man died after being handcuffed by police in the Bronx on Sunday, cops said.

Police responded to a 911 call around 4:30 p.m. reporting that an emotionally disturbed man had locked himself inside his bedroom on Reservoir Avenue. When they arrived, police stood outside the bedroom door of Dwayne Pritchett, 48, and tried to get him to come out.

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