Though family and friends are skeptical, Bland's death was allegedly a suicide. Bland was found in her jail cell, hung by a trash bag. The Waller County Sheriff's Office said she was "not breathing from what appears to be self-inflicted asphyxiation" and CPR was immediately performed.

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Questions continue to surround the death of Sandra Bland, the 28-year-old woman who was found hanging by a trash bag in her jail cell. Black tweeters shared what they want the world to know in the event of their death in police custody.

Taylor Lewis
Jul, 20, 2015

Questions continue to surround the death of Sandra Bland, the 28-year-old woman who was found hanging by a trash bag in her jail cell three days after she was pulled over for a traffic violation. Authorities are calling her death a suicide, but friends, relatives and the general public are skeptical. 

In response to her death and its mysterious circumstances, Black Twitter birthed the hashtag #IfIDieInPoliceCustody, prompting people to share what the public should do—and know—in the event of their death in police custody. Here are 11 of the most sobering, moving tweets.