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Baltimore Central Booking corrections officers indicted; one accused of choking inmate until she passed out

April 1, 2021

A Baltimore grand jury has indicted three correctional officers on charges of misconduct, and one of them for allegedly choking an inmate who refused orders at the Central Booking and Intake Center. The inmate, Amber Canter, sat on the floor and refused to move in June 2019. Surveillance cameras captured Officer Zanel Santana yank Canter up in an illegal choke hold, prosecutors wrote in the indictment.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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