Two Buffalo police officers have pleaded not guilty to assault after they were caught on camera shoving a 75-year-old man to the ground during George Floyd protests in the New York city. The officers have been suspended without pay and an internal affairs investigation launched after the incident was caught on video and showed the man, Martin Gugino, bleeding on the sidewalk. Gugino was caught on camera being shoved to the ground by officers in tactical gear shortly after a curfew went into effect near Niagara Square. 57 BUFFALO COPS RESIGN FROM RESPONSE TEAM AFTER OFFICERS SUSPENDED FOR SHOVING 75-YEAR-OLD MAN TO GROUND; DA INVESTIGATING INCIDENTIn the video, Gugino can be seen approaching a large group of officers. CUOMO URGES CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION INTO BUFFALO COPS CAUGHT ON VIDEO SHOVING ELDERLY MAN“There has been vandalism, there have been fires set, there have been stores broken into and looted.
Source: Fox News June 06, 2020 11:37 UTC