- Jacob Blake Sr. said his son has been “shackled” to his hospital bed, despite being paralyzed from gunshot wounds
- Neither the Blake family nor their attorneys have been told why he is cuffed to the bed
- Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have contacted the Blake family to offer their support
The father of Jacob Blake said his son was cuffed to his hospital bed for several days despite being paralyzed from gunshot wounds. Jacob Blake Sr. recounted his last visit to the hospital in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, on Wednesday.
“There was the cold steel on his ankle,” Blake Sr. told CNN Friday. “He is shackled to the bed, but he cannot get up, he could not get up, he is paralyzed.”
“He grabbed my hands and began to weep and he told me that he was having hallucinations. He said: ‘Daddy, Daddy, I love you. Why did they shoot