WATCH: Mental Health Association’s Melanie Funchess on the mentally ill and policing

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — The death of Daniel Prude has raised serious questions, including on the treatment of the mentally ill by police.

Does the community have the resources and training to respond to patients having a mental health crisis?

To get a better idea, News10NBC’s own Deanna Dewberry talked to Melanie Funchess of the Mental Health Association of Rochester.

You can catch the conversation in the attached video.