2 suspended Buffalo officers plead not guilty to assault charge, released without bail


Two Buffalo, New York, police officers were arraigned via video conference Saturday morning before Judge Craig Hannah.

Both pleaded not guilty to one count of assault in the second degree and have been released without bail.

Both officers appeared on the videoconference with the same attorney. They will appear for another court appearance on July 20 at 9:30 a.m.

Some background: Video of a peaceful protest on Thursday in Buffalo shows a row of officers walking toward an elderly man. Two officers appear to push him. The officers were suspended.

The video will be uploaded soon…