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: 2nd Former Aide Accuses Gov. Andrew Cuomo Of Sexual Harassment, Governor Requests Independent Review
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: NYPD: Good Samaritan Killed, 3 Hurt In Stabbing Linked To Illegal Brooklyn Gambling Den
“Tragic accident, he’s not supposed to be charged with the charges brought by the Brooklyn DA,” she told 1010 WINS’ Roger Stern.