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A form of restraint used to subdue overactive, unruly, violent, or inebriated subjects to prevent them from harming themselves and others, which consists of occluding the upper airway by compressing the thyroid cartilage and displacing the tongue posteriorly; the choke hold is more dangerous than the carotid sleeper, which cuts off the flow of blood to the brain, but does not compromise the airways
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Boshir said he had a "crazy adrenalin reaction" and used a choke hold he learnt while messing around with friends to make the man unconscious.
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When police arrived Christian took a swing at an officer and had to be subdued with a choke hold.