NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — It was a different view of justice from last year’s protest.
Demonstrators on Sunday said NYPD Officer Peter Liang is an easy target, being prosecuted unfairly to quiet public anger.READ MORE: NYCFC Rallies Late, Stuns Philadelphia Union For Spot In MLS Cup Final
Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson said Liang made “a deadly mistake” when he fired a shot that killed Akai Gurley in a dark Brooklyn stairwell.
Michelle from Westbury said the shooting, which took place in the Pink Houses in East New York, should not have resulted in an indictment.READ MORE: Eagles Remain Undefeated In Their History Against Jets, Score On First 7 Possessions In Easy Win
“Tragic accident, he’s not supposed to be charged with the charges brought by the Brooklyn DA,” she told 1010 WINS’ Roger Stern.