Twitter users who doubt noted civil rights activist Sandra Bland committed suicide in jail post hashtag ‘If I Die in Police Custody’ to draw attention to ‘unfathomable’ death 

  • Suspicion surrounding Bland’s death has inspired #IfIDieInPoliceCustody on Twitter as users write they’d want their family to question everything
  •  Authorities claim Bland hanged herself with a plastic bag at Waller County Jail in Texas three days after being pulled over for a traffic stop
  • Her family have called the police’s account ‘unfathomable’ and have ordered an independent autopsy 
  • Video taken by a bystander shows an officer holding Bland to the ground during the arrest as she can be heard claiming they slammed her head  
  • Texas Department of Public Safety says the trooper who pulled Bland over violated the courtesy policy and was assigned to administrative duties
  • The FBI is currently investigating Brand’s death

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