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Melissa Jackson

Charges Dropped Against EMT Accused Of Letting Woman Die

A stunning development has surfaced in an official misconduct case against an emergency medical technician.

06/25/2013

Briana Ojeda, 11, died after suffering an asthma attack in Brooklyn. (credit: CBS 2)

Family Wants Law Changed After Girl’s Asthma Death

Briana Ojeda, 11, died on August 27th. Her mother tried to rush her to the hospital, but was stopped by Officer Alfonso Mendez.

09/06/2010

Briana Ojeda, 11, died after suffering an asthma attack in Brooklyn. (credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Girl Who Died From Asthma Attack Laid To Rest

After the funeral mass for 11-year-old Briana Ojeda, the horse-drawn carriage carrying her casket made one special stop before going to the cemetery — at her home in Boerum Hill.

09/01/2010

Michael Ojeda (Photo/CBS 2)

Brooklyn Cop Responsible For Life And Death Delay?

Michael Ojeda said his young daughter Brianna died as she tried to fight through an asthma attack while her mother was stopped by someone in uniform on the way to the hospital.

08/30/2010