Ramsey Orta, man who shot Eric Garner chokehold video, arrested on gun charges

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Officials say the 22-year-old is now undergoing psychiatric evaluation. (Credit: News 12 )

The man who shot the police chokehold video of a Staten Island dad is in the hospital after being arrested over the weekend.

According to police, 22-year-old Ramsey Orta is undergoing psychiatric evaluation at the Richmond University Medical Center following an arrest for criminal possession of a weapon Saturday night.

Orta gained attention for taking cellphone video of an officer...

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