Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Explosive new video shows Freddie Gray 'shackled' on the ground outside police van up to 30 minutes BEFORE officers called ambulance for his fatal severed spine injury

  • Video shows Freddie Gray, 25, during stop between when he was arrested and when he was taken to the hospital where he died
  • Baltimore officers said that he had been 'irate' in back of police van, though video only shows him on his hands and knees, not visibly agitated 
  • Gray believed to have suffered severed spine during his arrest 
  • Justice Department has opened civil rights investigation into the death
  • Six officers were suspended:  Lt. Brian Rice, Sgt. Alicia White, Officers Caesar Goodson, William Porter and Edward Nero and Garrett Miller
  • Hundreds of protesters swarmed the streets at the site of Gray's arrest and then marched to police department

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