BROADCAST DATE : Jan 20, 2019

The jail death of Soleiman Faqiri

Soleiman Faqiri was a troubled young man. He suffered from mental illness. Two years ago, he was arrested after an altercation with a neighbour and taken to a jail. 11 days later, he was dead. The cause was not known. His brother reached out to the Fifth Estate for help in finding out what happened. Our investigation reveals new details about his death during an altercation with prison guards. His bruised and battered body a testament to his violent ending.