Chavis Carter

Cops Release Video Showing How a Handcuffed Man Could Shoot Himself

Claim Chavis Carter shot himself in the back of a police car.


Jonesboro, Arkansas police know that the mysterious death of Chavis Carter raises a lot of questions. To help make sense of it, they've released a video of how they think the 21 year old shot himself in the head while cuffed in the back of a cop car.

The July 29 shooting death of Carter has attracted the attention of the national media and even the FBI in only a few short weeks. But as multiple investigations are launched to get to the bottom of the incident, the Jonesboro Police Department continues to stick to their story that Carter shot himself in the head, while handcuffed, shortly after being brought into custody for marijuana possession.