BATIMORE, Md. - New developments in the death of Ethan Saylor, a
On Thursday, Governor Martin O'Malley's office issued a statement saying the governor is exploring all options to ensure that something similar never happens again in the state of
As we've reported, Saylor died on
According to the medical examiner, the cause of death was asphyxiation. The manner was homicide, because Saylor died due to police restraint.
This tragedy has already been investigated by the Frederick County Sheriff's Office, a Frederick County Grand jury and there is a third investigation currently underway by the U.S. Department of Justice.
Although the governor is considering an investigation, his office says he's more focused on forward-looking strategies to protect the safety and rights of all people, including those with intellectual or developmental disabilities.