Aggregated news for Washington Heights and Inwood on September 17, 2011

September 17, 2011

Their Demand: Justice

The family and friends of an Inwood man shot dead by an undercover police officer earlier this month took out a procession go the precinct headquarters, demanding justice. (http://www.dnainfo.com/20110917/washington-heights-inwood/march-for-justice-police-shooting-death-of-john-collado) But the procession was peaceful, and the victim’s family and friends insisted that they were not anti-police but merely wanted justice, and that the police become more sensitive. (http://manhattantimesnews.com/2011/residents-join-in-march-for-justice-in-response-to-shooting-death.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+manhattantimesnews%2FOMhT+%28MT+Blog%29)

Man shot in the neck

A man was shot in the neck in Washington Heights, and was taken to the New York Presbyterian Hospital. His condition is not life-threatening. (http://www.dnainfo.com/20110917/washington-heights-inwood/man-shot-neck-washington-heights)

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