Ronnie L. White

ABOUT THIS STORY |  Ronnie L. White, 19 was found dead in his cell in the Prince George's County jail on June 2008, less than 48 hours after he was arrested on charges of killing a county police officer. State medical examiners found that White died by asphyxiation and ruled his death a homicide. In July 2009, State's Attorney Glenn F. Ivey said he does not now intend to charge anyone in the death.


Ronnie L. White. (Courtesy Prince George's County.)


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