Prosecutor taking New York City police chokehold death to grand jury

  • by: MICHAEL R. SISAK , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 19, 2014 - 4:05 PM

NEW YORK — Saying "no person is above the law, nor beneath its protection," a New York prosecutor announced Tuesday that he would ask a grand jury to consider charges in the death of a black man placed in an apparent chokehold by a white police officer.

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