Friday, February 26, 2010

Man sues police over frostbite feet

These are photos taken at the emergency room in Mason City, Iowa. Despite severe frostbite to his feet, Patrick Uzalac said, police and jailers refused to give him medical care.
After locking himself out of his apartment in the pre-dawn hours of a bitter January day, Patrick Uzalac started tossing snowballs at his neighbors' windows for help.
Somebody called the cops.
The New Brighton man's lawsuit says police and jailers refused him medical care for severe frostbite for 42 hours.

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