An inquest jury in Warrington has found that Jacob Michael , who died in police custody in Cheshire after being pepper sprayed, died of cocaine related delirium.
The jury also found that police procedural failings may have contributed to his death.
Jacob's friends were heard to utter 'it's a joke' and 'disgusting' as the verdict was read out.
More top news
Gales and showers slowly easing. A little quieter for Wednesday - less cold, less windy but with more cloud
Sir Alex Ferguson said it was "nonsense" to suggest the correct processes were not followed prior to the appointment of David Moyes.
A court has heard a toddler from Blackpool died after drink methadone kept by her parents in Fruit Shoot soft drink bottles.