Family demanding justice after metro Detroit man dies in police custody

Family demands justice after man dies in custody
Posted at 10:54 AM, Dec 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-19 17:48:41-05

A family is demanding justice after a man died in police custody at the Westland Jail facility. 

William Marshall was arrested on Dec. 10 and taken to the Westland Police Department. According to his family, Marshall was complaining about being sick. 

Despite his complaints, the family says, police allowed him to stay detained and ignored him.

His family says after numerous complaints, the EMS was called but denied by police to take Marshall to the hospital, when Marshall died. 

The family is calling upon the Westland Police Department to give answers and release video footage.