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Man who shot NYC choke video held on gun charge

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NEW YORK — The man who shot a video of a fatal police chokehold in New York City has been arrested on a gun charge, police said Sunday. A police spokesman said 22-year-old Ramsey Orta was arrested Saturday night on Staten Island on a charge of criminal possession of a firearm. Orta shot the video of an officer using a chokehold to restrain Eric Garner on July 17. Garner’s death shortly after the video was ...


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