Freddie Gray death ruled homicide; officers charged

Baltimore's prosecutor brought charges Friday against six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, saying he suffered "a severe and critical neck injury" as a result of being placed "handcuffed, shackled by his feet and unrestrained" inside a police van.
The most serious charge: second-degree depraved-heart murder for the driver of the van, Officer Caesar R. Goodson Jr.
In addition to the charges against Goodson, another officer was charged Friday with several counts, including manslaughter and involuntary manslaughter. Two other officers face charges including including involuntary manslaughter. An additional two officers are charged with several counts, including second-degree assault.
Warrants have been issued for the officers' arrests. The officers are expected to be arraigned Friday, according to a source with knowledge of the proceedings.