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Protests follow tense week between Baltimore police, residents

Protests follow tense week between Baltimore police, residents

Two days of angry protests outside the Western District Baltimore police station were the latest in a tense week between residents and law enforcement that included a police-involved shooting and a town-hall airing of grievances about the department that drew several hundred attendees. Upon learning of the Sunday morning death of Freddie Gray, 25, who was gravely injured after an arrest last week, residents again took to the streets outside the station where he had been taken, demanding answers. Police have not said how Gray was injured or why they stopped him in the 1600 block of W. North Ave. Members of the People's Power Assembly, a Baltimore activist group that has long...

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