Vigil held for BK woman shot and killed in Brownsville

BROOKLYN - A Brooklyn woman is being remembered today after being fatally shot in June.

Shantel Davis, 23, was killed when a detective's gun went off during a struggle.

Police say Davis took officers on a wild chase through Brooklyn in a stolen car before crashing into a minivan.

Family members say Davis was unarmed, and are demanding the detective responsible for her death be indicted. Family of woman shot by cop asks for grand jury investigation

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Residents are concerned about the safety of items 1 The Buzz: Safety concerns in wake of 8-year-old boy's death
Police say Michael Bantel was drunk when his 2 Massapequa man faces DWI charges in fatal crash
News 12 asked viewers what they thought about 3 Hudson Valley Talks Trump: First 100 days
In honor of National Superhero Day, News 12 4 Word on the Street: Superheroes
Kevin Reilly, 8, died after a heavy planter 5 Vigil remembers 8-year-old killed by fallen planter box

advertisement | advertise on News 12


Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.