News More than a dozen protesters arrested in Manhattan, NYPD says Protestors shout slogans during a protest in Times Square to support the Black Lives Matter movement in New York on July 9, 2016. Photo Credit: AFP / Getty Images / Kena Betancur By John Asbury email@example.com @JohnAsbury Updated July 10, 2016 8:31 AM Print Share Share Tweet Share Email More than a dozen people were arrested Saturday night as hundreds of Black Lives Matter protesters marched through Manhattan, the NYPD said. Protesters marched from City Hall to Union Square to protest police brutality throughout the country, including two fatal shootings by officers this week in Louisiana and Minnesota. Marchers also protested an off-duty NYPD officer’s fatal shooting of a man during a road rage confrontation in Brooklyn on July 4. Though the protests had been mostly peaceful through much of Saturday, NYPD officials said more than a dozen people were arrested near Union Square about 10 p.m. By John Asbury firstname.lastname@example.org @JohnAsbury John Asbury covers the Town of Hempstead and the City of Long Beach. He has been with Newsday since 2014 and previously covered crime for nine years for The Press-Enterprise in Riverside, Calif. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.