NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Local business owners on Staten Island are bracing for the reaction to a grand jury’s decision not to indict a police officer in the death of Eric Garner.
CBS2’s Dave Carlin was in Thompkinsville after the decision was announced. Those who had heard the news said they were frustrated and upset by the decision.READ MORE: Gen. Colin Powell, Former Secretary Of State, Dies At 84 Due To Complications From COVID-19
“A disgrace,” one woman told WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell. “The coroner said he could contributed to that man’s death.”