Family of New Jersey man who died after begging police for water speaks out
PATERSON, N.J. — Jameek Lowery, the 27-year-old New Jersey man whose death spawned protests, after he had begged police for water at department headquarters, died of spinal meningitis, WPIX reports. A source told the local TV news station that officials were planning a meeting with Lowery’s bereaved family to give them the news.