THE wife of a Westwood landscape gardener who died just hours after being restrained by police has described the final moments of her husband’s life.
Victor Massey, 54, of Palmerston Street, Westwood, died on August 8, 2006, following a disturbance in a bathroom at King’s Mill Hospital in Sutton-in-Ashfield, when police used CS gas to restrain him, an inquest was told on Tuesday.
He was being treated in hospital for pancreatitis and was put on oxygen to aid his breathing.
But before the incident his family was told that he was making progress and might be released within days.
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