Female Cop Charged In Gray Death Had Just Been Promoted
“As Baltimore police officers, we are not at odds with the community,” said Lt. Kenneth Butler, Vanguard Justice Society. “Let me repeat that: we are not at odds with the community.”
We’re also learning more about those charged. Sergeant Alicia White was recently promoted; her close friend said she wanted to be a role model. Officer Edward Nero, whose father said he was an EMT and proud of his job watching over some of Baltimore’s toughest streets.
“No officers injured Mr. Gray, caused harm to Mr. Gray and they are truly saddened by his death,” said FOP lawyer Mike Davey.
Now the case will head to a grand jury and likely a trial; it’s unclear whether that will be in Baltimore.
Gray’s family says they simply want justice.