Marilyn Mosby scores victory as Baltimore grand jury indicts all 6 cops in Freddie Gray death

marilyn mosby-twitter
Photo credit: Twitter @MarilynMosbyEsq

The city of Baltimore was rocked by the announcement that all six police officers involved in the death of Freddie Gray have been indicted. Gray died from injuries sustained while he was in police custody. State’s Attorney for Baltimore Marilyn Mosby made the announcement at a press conference held on Thursday that there was probable cause to bring charges against Officers Edward Nero, Garrett Miller, Caesar Goodson, William Porter, Sgt. Alicia White and Lt. Brian Rice. The officers will next face arraignment on July 2, 2015.

The charges each officer faces and the maximum  sentences are as follows:

Photo: Baltimore Police Depatment
Source: Baltimore Police Department

Officer Caesar R. Goodson Jr.
Second degree depraved heart murder (30 years)
Manslaughter (involuntary) (10 years)
Assault/second degree (10 years)
Manslaughter by vehicle (gross negligence) (10 years)
Manslaughter by vehicle (criminal negligence) (3 years)
Misconduct in office
Reckless endangerment (5 years)

Mo Barnes
Mo Barnes

Maurice "Mo" Barnes is a graduate of Morehouse College and Political Scientist based in Atlanta. Mo is also a Blues musician. He has been writing for Rolling Out since 2014. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news.

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required

Join Our Newsletter

Get the latest news from Rolling Out.