Local sisters arrested at Brooklyn protests

WNYT Staff
Created: May 31, 2020 11:51 AM

Two Greene County women are facing charges after violent protests in Brooklyn.          

Reporter Shawn Cohen was the first to report that Samantha Shader of Catskill was charged with four counts of attempted murder.    


Police say she threw a Molotov cocktail at an occupied police van. Four officers managed to get out before it burst into flames.   

Her sister, Darian Shader, has been charged with resisting arrest.

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