Following the not guilty verdict of Officer Caesar Goodson charged with second-degree murder in the death of Freddie Gray, the Baltimore FOP is calling for City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby to stop charges against the other 4 officers who are charged in the case.
Lt. Ryan spoke on behalf of the FOP Thursday afternoon.
“We are very pleased and extremely grateful that Judge Williams has found Officer Caesar Goodson not guilty on all charges,” Ryan said.
“As anticipated, the facts of this case speak for themselves. Officer Goodson was not at fault. While we agree with the verdict in this case against Officer Goodson, we also suggest that Mrs. Mosby reconsider her malicious prosecution against the remaining four officers. We are more than certain that they, too, will be found to be without guilt. To continue this travesty is an insult to the taxpaying citizens of Baltimore who, at the end of the day, bear the full burden of the enormous costs of these trials that have no merit and continue to divide our city.”