There will be no federal charges in the choking death of Eric Garner. The government says it doesn't have evidence to charge the officer involved in Garner's death five years ago on Staten Island.

Prosecutors Will Not Seek Federal Charges Against NYPD Officer In Eric Garner’s Death

By Cindy Rodriguez NPR
Copyright 2019 WNYC Radio. To see more, visit WNYC Radio.

Read the full story on NPR.org »

Check Also

Isaias Keeps Emergency Workers Busy In North Carolina

NPR's Noel King talks to Edward Conrow, director of Emergency Services for Brunswick County, about the damage caused by Isaias. As the hurricane was coming ashore, it spawned tornadoes.