Maryhaven Center of Hope resident Dainell Simmons dies after police struggle in Middle Island
Authorities say a resident of a group home is dead tonight after a violent struggle with police.
Police were called to Maryhaven Center of Hope on Wednesday night after Dainell Simmons, 29, had a violent outburst that lasted for 45 minutes. Staff members say Simmons banged into walls and hit staff members.
Officers were able to calm Simmons down for a minute, but upon hearing he was...