The Plantation Key jail, where a teen panicked as he was strapped down into a restraint chair.
The Plantation Key jail, where a teen panicked as he was strapped down into a restraint chair. Kevin Wadlow Florida Keys Keynoter
The Plantation Key jail, where a teen panicked as he was strapped down into a restraint chair. Kevin Wadlow Florida Keys Keynoter

Teen was arrested and strapped in a ‘barbaric-looking’ chair — even though it’s banned

October 10, 2017 9:00 AM

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  • A honey bun on his head

    This youth says he was beaten up by two fellow detainees at the Miami lockup after exchanging harsh words with an officer. Afterward, the attackers were eating honey buns available only from the staff vending machines. A friend told him: "You know that man put a honey bun on your head." The youth's face is obscured to protect his identity.