Images of a pregnant woman being restrained by a New York Police Department officer on Saturday have emerged, fueling the flames surrounding the departments illegal and controversial chokehold practice.
Now police are investigating whether the cop who put the 7-month-pregnant woman in the apparent chokehold acted accordingly, even though photos, released by the East New York advocacy group People Organizing and Working for Empowerment and Respect, paint a different story.
Officers arrested expecting mother Rosan Miller, 27, for grilling on a public sidewalk. Illegal grilling is in violation of the local law, cops said.
But the arrival of police officers didn’t just end in a citation — Miller, her brother and husband all ended up in handcuffs.
From the New York Daily News:
The brother, John Miller, was charged with harassment and obstruction of justice. Her husband, Moses Miller, 34, was charged with resisting arrest and obstruction. Rosan…
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