NYC Settles Suit Over Man Who Died in Custody for $2.6M

The mother of a Bronx man who died of an asthma attack in police custody received a $2.55 million settlement from the city of New York. Barrington “BJ” Williams, 25, was handcuffed in the Yankee Stadium subway station in 2013 after he was suspected of selling illegal MetroCard swipes. He died on the floor of the station as police officers…