A large number of mourners have gathered at a funeral home in the US city of Baltimore to remember an African-American man who died last week after white police officers broke his spine in their custody.The funeral ceremony for Freddie Gray was held on Sunday afternoon, a day after the largest demonstration yet since he died on April 19 was staged in the predominantly black city.The 25-year-old man died of the spinal injury he sustained during his April 12 arrest. Gray’s cousin, Jasmine Lee, said outside of the funeral home, “I am very happy that people who don’t even know him still cared enough to come.”On Saturday night, thousands of people took to the streets of Baltimore to protest the brutal killing.

via PressTV-Victim of US police brutality mourned.


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