Police Officer in ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Death Won’t Be Charged

The announcement comes a day before the statute of limitations was set to expire.

  • Published 16 July 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors won't bring civil rights charges against a New York City police officer in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner, a decision made by Attorney General William Barr and announced one day before the five-year anniversary of his death, officials said. The announcement of the decision not to bring charges against Officer Daniel Pantaleo comes a day before the statute of limitations was set to expire in the case… Read at AP News