2 Police in Buffalo Charged with Assault in Shoving

At a news conference, District Attorney John Flynn said the officers “crossed a line.”

  • Published 6 June 2020

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Two Buffalo police officers were charged with assault Saturday, prosecutors said, after a video showed them shoving a 75-year-old protester in recent demonstrations over the death of George Floyd in Minnesota. Robert McCabe and Aaron Torgalski, who surrendered Saturday morning, pleaded not guilty to second-degree assault. They were released without bail. At a news conference Saturday, District Attorney John Flynn said the officers “crossed a line.” The officers had been suspended… Read at AP News