NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Some activists and elected officials are criticizing the NYPD’s handling of protests over the death of a Baltimore man critically injured in police custody.
The group claimed Thursday that the NYPD was overly aggressive and at times violent.READ MORE: New York Weather: CBS2’s 9/26 Sunday Morning Forecast
NYPD Commission Bill Bratton said 143 people were arrested Wednesday night during a rally and march over the death of Freddie Gray. Gray suffered a severe spinal injury in the custody of Baltimore police. He later died.