Travis Nevelle Page, 31

Winston-Salem, North Carolina
December 09, 2015

Agencies: State Bureau of Investigations SBI North Carolina | Forsyth County Attorney North Carolina | Winston-Salem Police Department North Carolina

Cause of death: Not Yet Known

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Travis Nevelle Page died in custody after being arrested by and struggling with Winston Salem police on December 9, 2015. According to police, officers responded to a discharging firearm call around 7:30 Wednesday night at the Family Dollar on Old Rural Hall Road. When they arrived on scene, officers reportedly located a subject matching the description provided by the person reporting the incident. Police said while they attempted to detain the subject, Travis Nevelle Page, a brief struggle occurred and one of the officers used department issued oleoresin capsicum (pepper spray). According to police, after officers gained control of Page and placed him in handcuffs, police said he became unresponsive. Forsyth County Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported Page to Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased.

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