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1 May, 2015

Six officers charged

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Prosecutors file homicide, manslaughter and misconduct charges against police officers. State’s attorney Mosby, says officers abused Gray, arrested him without grounds and violated police procedure by putting him in handcuffs and leg restraints in the van without putting a seatbelt on him, as well as repeatedly failing to seek medical attention after he was injured. Mosby also says that the knife Gray was not a switchblade, was lawful, and that the officers had failed to establish probable cause for an arrest. Mosby:

We have probable cause to file criminal charges

Goodson is charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter, assault and misconduct in office. Rice is charged with manslaughter, assault, misconduct in office and false imprisonment. Officer Porter and Sgt. White are each charged with manslaughter, assault and misconduct in office. Officers Nero and Miller are charged with assault, misconduct in office and false imprisonment.

Freddie Gray's death ruled homicide; charges to be pressed against police

21 May, 2015

Indicted by grand jury

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Mosby announces grand jury indictments against the police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray.

These past two weeks, my team has been presenting evidence to a grand jury that just today returned indictments against all six officers.

Arraignment against the officers in the case is scheduled for July 2