!!!MEDIA ADVISORY!!!MEDIA ADVISORY
REV. AL SHARPTON & NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK (NAN) RESPOND TO THE QUEENS GRAND JURY DECISION NOT TO INDICT THE NYPD DETECTIVE IN THE NOEL POLANCO SHOOTING CASE
New York, NY (Thursday, February 14, 2013)—National Action Network and Rev. Al Sharpton are responding the to decision today by a Queens, NY, grand jury decision not to indict an NYPD detective who shot dead Noel Polanco, an unarmed man on a Queens highway last year.National Action Network has stood by the family of Noel Polanco since he was killed and Rev. Sharpton delivered the eulogy at his funeral.
“We are displeased with the decision of a Queens jury not to indict the NYPD Detective who killed Army National Guardsman Noel Polanco. Our quest for justice will continue as we fight for better policing throughout the city of New York and we will weigh next steps in regards to this case.”