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Incident Details

Date of Incident
May 7, 2024
Location
New York, New York

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Arresting Authority →
New York City Police Department
Charges →
  • Unknown
    • May 8, 2024: Charges pending
    • May 8, 2024: Charges dropped
Detention Date →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
Yes

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
Yes

Equipment Damage

Incident Details

Date of Incident
May 7, 2024
Location
New York, New York

Arrest/Criminal Charge

Arrest Status →
Arrested and released
Arresting Authority →
New York City Police Department
Charges →
  • Unknown
    • May 8, 2024: Charges pending
    • May 8, 2024: Charges dropped
Detention Date →
Release Date →
Unnecessary use of force? →
Yes

Assault

Assailant →
Law enforcement
Was the journalist targeted? →
Yes

Equipment Damage