Lawyer: Man was hogtied by police before death

WREG.com

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SOUTHAVEN, Miss. — An investigation is underway to get more details into how a man died in the 3400 block of Goodman Road.

Troy Goode is dead, and his family is trying to get to the bottom of what happened.

Tim Edwards, with Ballin, Ballin & Fishman P.C, is the family’s attorney.

Edwards said Goode and his wife were leaving the Widespread Panic concert at Snowden Grove Amphitheater as it began.

“He was under the influence and so the wife began to drive them home,” Edwards told WREG.

At some point on Goodman Road Edwards said Goode got out of the car and began running around.

Southaven Police said they were called to a shopping complex on Goodman around 7:45 p.m. on Saturday.

“They showed up in force and subdued him,” Edwards said. “They hogtied and put his face down on the stretcher.”

Edwards claimed a witness…

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