Video arrest Aruban in The Hague surfaced
THE HAGUE - On the Internet, a video surfaced of the arrest in The Hague of a man who died yesterday after his arrest. In the video you can see the 42-year-old man from Aruba being restrained by multiple police officers.
The Aruban man was in the Netherlands to visit family and visited the Music Night at the Park in the Zuidpark.
In the video you can see that an agent is holding the man in a brace while he’s lying on the ground. Four other agents keep the man on his arms and legs.
Initially, the Public Prosecutor (OM) said in a press release, that the man became unwell on the way to the police station. Video footage shows that Mitch Henriquez had been unresponsive before being transported.
In a new press release the OM says that National Police will investigate what happened. Witnesses are called to send in videos of the arrest to the National Police.