Six Baltimore Officers Charged in Freddie Gray’s Death


The Six Officers Charged in Freddie Gray’s Death

Six Baltimore police officers were arrested in connection with Freddie Gray’s death, with the charges ranging from misconduct in office to second-degree murder.  The bails ranged from $250,000 to $350,000, with all six being paid for.  Gray died on April 19th, after his spine was severed a week earlier in police custody.

The police union Fraternal Order of Police slammed the charges as an “egregious rush to judgement” and that they had “never seen such a hurried rush to file criminal charges.”  Caesar Goodson is the officer facing second-degree murder charges, and his family argued that his charges were a political move.


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