January 28, 2023 Doris J. Tremaine 3622
A protest has erupted in Times Square, NYC following the release of bodycam footage of Tyre Nichols, a young Black man who was killed by police in a controversial shooting in Memphis, Tennessee. The footage, which was released by the Memphis Police Department, has sparked widespread outrage and calls for justice.
The protesters, who are demanding accountability and transparency in the investigation of Nichols’ death, have gathered in Times Square, one of the busiest and most iconic locations in the city. They are calling for an end to police brutality and for the officers involved in Nichols’ death to be held responsible for their actions.
The demonstration has caused significant disruptions in the area and has resulted in several arrests. The police have deployed additional officers to the area in an effort to maintain order, but tensions remain high.
The shooting of Tyre Nichols has reignited tensions between the community and the police, and the protest in Times Square is a powerful display of the community’s determination to seek justice for the young man.
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BREAKING: Protest emerges in Times Square, NYC following bodycam footage of Trye Nichols. #JusticeforTyreNichols pic.twitter.com/w3D7eLPnTF
— t 🇮🇹 (@diamondswet999) January 28, 2023
#HappeningNow Protesters gathered in Times Square to demand change as #TyreNichols #TyreeNichols tapes are releasedpic.twitter.com/Nu2zJCw9wc
— AM7 (@OfficialAM7News) January 28, 2023
NYC: BLM/Antifa gathered in Times Square. pic.twitter.com/3TtBhvLPD4
— DOUG IS MY GOV (@MagaMastriano) January 28, 2023
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The Times Square protest I was at with @SethEHarrison ended across from Madison Square Garden, but the Union Square marchers arrived and they’re headed northbound on Eighth Avenue. pic.twitter.com/u4KZUmxGUb
— Eduardo Cuevas (@eduardomcuevas) January 28, 2023