District Attorney: teen who died in detention center was good kid who got dragged into a crime

Schenectady County District Attorney Bob Carney said he was the one who sent Caprist McBrown to the Capital District Juvenile Secure Detention Facility. He thought he would be safe there from retaliation for his shooting involvement.

Not only that, but Carney said McBrown seemed to be a good kid who got into the wrong crowd way too fast.

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