Freddie Grey Jr.
“Maryland State Attorney for the city of Baltimore Marilyn Mosby announced on Friday morning that Freddie Gray‘s death in police custody was ruled a homicide by the medical examiner, and that there is probable cause to file charges against six officers involved.
Charges include second-degree murder, involuntary manslaughter, and assault, Mosby said. The driver of the police van was charged with second-degree murder, while three officers were charged with involuntary manslaughter. Other officers were charged with assault.”
Officer’s named in Video:
A warrant for the arrest has been issued for the following Officers who were not yet in custody:
Officer Garrett Miller, intentional assault in the second degree, assault in the second degree negligent, misconduct in office, and false imprisonment;
Officer Edward Nero, assault in the second degree intentional, assault in the second degree negligent, misconduct in office, false imprisonment;
Lt. Ryan Rice, involuntary manslaughter, assault in the second degree, misconduct in office, false imprisonment;
Officer William Porter, involuntary manslaughter, assault in the second degree, misconduct in office;
Sgt. Alicia White, manslaughter, involuntary manslaughter, second degree assault, misconduct in office;
Van Driver: Officer Steven Goodson, second degree depraved murder, involuntary manslaughter, second degree negligent assault, manslaughter by means of vehicle by means of gross negligence, manslaughter by means of criminal negligence, misconduct in office and failure to secure prisoner, failure to render aid.
“A thorough and independent investigation was conducted.” The Prosecutor’s Office was involved from the first day of the incident independent from the police department.
Prosecuting Attorney Mosby also stated, “I strongly condemned anyone in law enforcement with access to trial evidence who have leaked information prior to the resolution of this case. You are only damaging our ability to conduct a fair and impartial process for all parties involved.”