NY cop holds black teens at gunpoint over snowball fight
New Rochelle, NY — A young women captured a New York police officer holding several black teens at gunpoint after he was called to the scene for a disturbance, which turned out to be a snowball fight.
The incident happened early last week, and video was uploaded by LiveLeak and posted on New Rochelle’s Talk of the Sound on Saturday.
“Don’t f**king move, guys,” the officer can be heard saying on the cell phone video with his gun drawn. One of the teens is kneeling on the ground with his hands in the air. As the officer searched him, the woman filming the incident gave her account of what happened.
Watch the incident here
“They were having a snowball fight,” she says.”This group of guys was having a snowball fight and now a cop has a gun on them.”
The police officer eventually released all of the kids. Talk of the Sound says they were told that the police call reported that there was a gun on the scene, but the New Rochelle Police Department has not confirmed that.