NYC Protestors Ignore Mayor’s Plea

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Mayor Bill de Blasio’s call for a pause in protest was rejected Tuesday after a group of about 200 protestors marched through Manhattan’s Midtown neighborhood.

The mayor asked protestors to suspend demonstrations over police conduct until after the funerals of the two NYPD officers who were shot and killed Saturday. A man a fatally shot officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos in Brooklyn reportedly over the police killings of Eric Garner and Michael Brown.

Media outlets report protestors chanting, “NYPD, KKK, how many kids did you kill today?” and “How do you spell murderers? NYPD!” Earlier Tuesday de Blasio asked for a moment of silence at City Hall to honor the slain officers. Read more at USA Today.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}

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