NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The trial of a man arrested at an anti-police brutality protest on the Brooklyn Bridge back in April began Tuesday.
Edward ‘Noche’ Diaz was joined by supporters before his trial began at Brooklyn Criminal Court.READ MORE: 2 Men Wounded In Shooting On MTA Bus In Queens
Forty-two people were arrested during the April 14 protest. Two officers were injured in clashes with demonstrators during the protest.
Diaz’s supporters claim all others arrested during the protest have had their cases settled without trial and Diaz is being singled out, 1010 WINS’ Glenn Schuck reported.