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Indigenous prisoner restrained by 14 officers before death in custody, footage shows

Inquest shown ‘distressing’ images of Wayne Morrison, who was left braindead after altercation at Adelaide’s Yatala prison

  • Lorena Allam
  • The Guardian

Shocking footage has been played to a coronial inquest of the lead-up to the death of an Indigenous man who died after being restrained while on remand in a South Australian jail.

Ulu 6fWayne Fella Morrison, 29, died at Royal Adelaide hospital on 26 September2016, three days after the altercation with corrections staff at Adelaide’s Yatala prison left him braindead.

At one point during the incident he was restrained by more than 14…

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