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Cleveland, Ohio / Police Shooting #1084015

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 23, 2015
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(Studio: Jim Axelrod) Report introduced.

(New York: Jericka Duncan) The not guilty verdict in Cleveland for a police officer, Michael Brelo%, who shot two fleeing suspects, Timothy Russell & Melissa Williams, in a car in 2012 featured; scenes shown of the judge reading the verdict, the bullet-riddled car; details given about the Justice Department investigation in Cleveland. [Sister Michelle RUSSELL@- reacts to the verdict.]

(Studio: Jim Axelrod) Live discussion held with WOIO-TV reporter Bill Safos about the case. [SAFOS - says there were protests in the street with police in riot gear.

(Studio: Jim Axelrod; Washington: Paula Reid) The Justice Department plans to review the evidence in this police shooting case to see if Brelow violated civil rights law & the specifics of the judge's ruling discussed.

Axelrod, Jim;
Duncan, Jericka;
Reid, Paula

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