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N.Y. police say gunman who killed officers told bystanders to watch him
N.Y. police say gunman who killed officers told bystanders to watch him

Minutes before he gunned down two police officers, a man told two bystanders, “Watch what I’m going to do,” officials said Sunday as they pieced together the movements of a killer whose actions further roiled relations between the mayor and police unions and cast a shadow on a civilian-led protest movement alleging police brutality. Politicians, clergymen and activists urged an end to the politicization of Saturday’s killings of New York Police Department Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos. Some political leaders said demonstrators who are critical of police should halt their almost nightly marches until Liu and Ramos are buried. “I’m asking all...

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