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Police make arrest in death of hockey player Adam Johnson

Posted on AllSides November 14th, 2023
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South Yorkshire police made an arrest Tuesday in the death of American ice hockey player Adam Johnson, whose neck was cut by a skate blade during a game in England.

Police said in a news release that they arrested a man on suspicion of manslaughter. The man, who police did not identify, remains in police custody at this time.

Johnson died during a game between his team, the Nottingham Panthers, and the Sheffield Steelers at Sheffield’s Utilita Arena. A disturbing video of the incident shows Johnson skating when a Sheffield...

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