- Two EMTs, two paramedics suspended without pay, medical center official says
- Officer arresting Garner grabbed him in a chokehold; Garner died en route to hospital
- New York mayor calls incident "troubling;" NYPD is investigating and has taken officer's shield
- Police group says NYPD reaction denies officer benefit of the doubt
(CNN)Confronted by police trying to arrest him for allegedly selling illegal cigarettes, Eric Garner raised both hands in the air and, with passive defiance, told the officers not to touch him. Seconds later, a video shows the officer behind him grab the 350-pound man in a chokehold and pull him to the sidewalk, rolling him onto his stomach.