Posted July 27, 2016 12:09 pm by Comments

By Jenn Jacques

Officer Garrett Miller, charged in the arrest of Freddie Gray, enters Courthouse East on Wednesday morning for his pretrial motions hearing. Kim Hairston / Baltimore Sun
Officer Garrett Miller, charged in the arrest of Freddie Gray, enters Courthouse East on Wednesday morning for his pretrial motions hearing. Kim Hairston / Baltimore Sun

After mounting a tenacious witch hunt to hold police officers criminally responsible for the death of Freddie Gray, the office of Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby was unable to no convictions in the case.

The Boston Sun reported prosecutors have dropped all charges against the three remaining Baltimore police officers accused in the death of Freddie Gray this morning, finally putting an end to one of the most inflammatory and high-profile criminal cases in Baltimore (and American) history.

In a court hearing earlier this morning, which was to be the start of Officer Garrett Miller’s trial, Chief Deputy State’s Attorney Michael Schatzow told Circuit Judge Barry G. Williams that the state was dropping all charges against Miller, Porter and Sgt. Alicia White.

Officer William Porter’s trial ended with a hung jury and a mistrial in December, before Judge Williams acquitted Officers Edward Nero and Caesar Goodson and Lt. Brian Rice at bench trials in May, June, and July, respectively.

In his previous decisions, Judge Williams repeatedly stated prosecutors failed to provide evidence to support their …Read the Rest

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