Colorado police officer in troubling photo near Elijah McClain memorial resigns Elijah McClain died after police put him in a chokehold in 2019. Officers in Aurora, Colo., face off with protesters over Elijah McClain's death outside police headquarters Saturday at the Aurora Municipal Center. The video is … Medical experts worry about its use during police calls. McClain was a 23-year-old B… They were reportedly placed on temporary leave and are now back on the field. Elijah McClain, a young Black man, was injected with ketamine while handcuffed in Aurora, Colorado. By Bill Hutchinson and Clayton Sandell. One of the three white police officers who stopped Elijah McClain in Colorado was fired over photos showing colleagues re-enacting the chokehold used on … Police at a news conference Friday night showed officers’ body camera footage from the Aug. 24 incident, footage posted on the department’s YouTube page.. Elijah McClain. THE Colorado police officers involved in the death of Elijah McClain have not been charged. Elijah McClain: Three police officers sacked over photos of them ‘re-enacting the chokehold’ used on 23-year-old. Elijah McClain, a young black man, died after he was put in a chokehold in Aurora, Colorado, by three white police officers who'd stopped him for "being suspicious"