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He died in jail hours after a minor pot arrest. Now 7 corrections officers have been fired.

Seven Collin County detention officers have been fired for their role in allegedly restraining Marvin Scott III, blasting him with pepper spray and placing a hood over his head as he suffered through what his family has described as a mental health emergency.

Alejandra Bernal attaches a sign to the fence surrounding the Collin County Jail nearly two weeks after Marvin Scott III died while in custody at the jail. March 14, 2021.
Marvin D. Scott III.

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