A New York City police officer is facing multiple charges in connection with the shooting death of a homeless man in New York.
On Tuesday, the NYPD announced that Officer Joseph Gatti, 29, had been indicted on charges of first-degree murder, first- and second-degree assault, and third-degree criminal possession of a weapon.
The officers involved in the killing have been identified as Officer Joseph DeAngelo, 28, and Officer Robert Brancaccio, 32.
The investigation began on March 23 after a homeless homeless man was shot in the back.
The NYPD said it is conducting an extensive review of its policy to combat the problem of violent crime, including the officers actions.
The officers were arrested on Monday.
Gatti was suspended with pay pending the outcome of the investigation, the New York Daily News reported.