Harlem Community Bands Together to Stop Cop from Arresting 14-Year-Old Girl
“You ain’t have no business putting your hand on a kid.”
After an undercover police officer attempted to arrest a 14-year-girl, the Harlem community banned together. The teen, accused of pushing a button on a police call box, denied she had any involvement, and the neighborhood apparently agreed with. “You ain’t have no business putting your hand on a kid,” said one of the residents. Eventually, the officer agreed.