Jateik Reed's family celebrates after beating charges dropped

The family of Jatiek Reed celebrated today after all the charges were dropped against Reed in connection with a beating he received at the hands

THE BRONX - The family of Jatiek Reed celebrated today after all the charges were dropped against Reed in connection with a beating he received at the hands of NYPD officers in February.

Reed had been charged with assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest.

The family held a rally and marched to the 42nd Precinct to demand that the commanding officer of the precinct be removed and the cops responsible for the beating be jailed.

Reed still faces charges in connection with a robbery and is due back in court April 24.

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