There’s a turning point in the case against a Jewish patrolman who allegedly attacked a teenager in Park Heights. The most serious charge against Eliyahu Werdesheim was dismissed.
Eliyahu Werdesheim,23 was arrested and released, but headed back to court after police learned he had plans to leave the country Monday night.
They are trying to heal and to keep tensions low. That was the purpose of the meeting Wednesday night between Jewish leaders and the black community after an African-American teen was beaten by a neighborhood watch patrol.
There are calls for a Jewish neighborhood patrol to be disbanded after a black teenager was allegedly beaten by a volunteer. Two minority groups in Baltimore are trying to avoid racial divisions.