Isadore Monroe was a 107-year-old man who lived in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. He was partially deaf and blind. On September 7, 2013, his family tried to move him out of his home, but he did not want to leave. He got a gun and told his family to leave him alone. The police were called who brought in a SWAT team. Instead of waiting for him to sleep, the police tear gassed him and then shot him in the face. The family filed an unsuccessful lawsuit against the police and no one was punished for their role in his murder.
Hours before he died, Pittsburgh Jail released an autistic man with intellectual disability from custody
Pittsburgh Institute for Non-Profit Journalism: “Anthony Talotta, 57, died Wednesday at UPMC Mercy Hospital after he was found unresponsive in his cell at the Allegheny