Protestors block FDR Drive traffic as officer in Eric Garner death faces NYPD trial

AmNews Staff Reports | 5/13/2019, 6:05 p.m.
Protestors demanding that the officer accused in Eric Garner’s 2014 chokehold death be fired blocked traffic on the FDR Drive ...
Eric Garner and wife Esaw Garner

Protestors demanding that the officer accused in Eric Garner’s 2014 chokehold death be fired blocked traffic on the FDR Drive during the rush-hour commute Monday morning.

Despite below average temperatures and rain, protestors were seen using their bodies and a large banner to block vehicles as of 9:25 a.m.

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