Family, supporters of Aleah Jenkins held press conference

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Aleah Jenkins went into medical distress after being arrested by San Diego Police for a misdemeanor warrant on Tuesday, November 27, 2018.

Aleah was subsequently hospitalized with a traumatic brain injury and died one week later after being removed from life support.

Aleah’s mother, Keiala Jenkins, viewed officers’ body camera footage on Wednesday, December 12th; the unedited video was released on March 8th; the edited Medical Examiner’s (ME) report was released on March 22nd.

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