Joshua Messier’s death in May at the state hospital is being investigated by the Plymouth district attorney’s office.
Patient’s death after scuffle is ruled homicide
The death of a psychiatric patient who scuffled with correction officers at Bridgewater State Hospital in May has been ruled a homicide, according to a death certificate that found 23-year-old Joshua Messier had suffered “blunt impact of head and compression of chest’’ while being restrained by guards. (Full article: 837 words)
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