Police shooting of Alejandro Nieto continues to anger community

 

Hundreds held a vigil and marched honoring Alejandro Nieto and protesting alleged police brutality.

 

Aztec dancers mark the 5-month anniversary of the death of Alex Nieto  with a ceremony of prayers, music and dance at sunrise at the Alex Nieto Memorial, Bernal Heights Park in San Francisco on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel Y. Downes)

Aztec dancers mark the 5-month anniversary of the death of Alex Nieto
with a ceremony of prayers, music and dance at sunrise at the Alex Nieto Memorial, Bernal Heights Park in San Francisco on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel Y. Downes)

Aztec dancers mark the 5-month anniversary of the death of Alex Nieto with a ceremony of prayers, music and dance at sunrise at the Alex Nieto Memorial, Bernal Heights Park in San Francisco on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Natasha Dangond)

Aztec dancers mark the 5-month anniversary of the death of Alex Nieto
with a ceremony of prayers, music and dance at sunrise at the Alex Nieto Memorial, Bernal Heights Park in San Francisco on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Natasha Dangond)

 

Ben Bac Sierra speaks to attendees of the rally in front of The Phillip Burton Federal Building & United States Courthouse at 450 Golden Gate Avenue in San Francisco where the family of Alex Nieto will file papers asking for a civil lawsuit on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel Y. Downes)

Ben Bac Sierra speaks to attendees of the rally in front of The Phillip Burton Federal Building & United States Courthouse at 450 Golden Gate Avenue in San Francisco where the family of Alex Nieto will file papers asking for a civil lawsuit on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel Y. Downes)

 

Friends, family and community members march from the Alex Nieto Memorial at Bernal Heights Park to  The Phillip Burton Federal Building & United States Courthouse at 450 Golden Gate Avenue in San Francisco to honor Alex Nieto on the 5-month anniversary of his death on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Khaled Sayed)

Friends, family and community members march from the Alex Nieto Memorial at Bernal Heights Park to The Phillip Burton Federal Building & United States Courthouse at 450 Golden Gate Avenue in San Francisco to honor Alex Nieto on the 5-month anniversary of his death on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Khaled Sayed)

Lorena de la Rosa burns sage in an Aztec ceremony that symbolizes cleansing, purifying and protecting of the physical and spiritual bodies during the sunset vigil in honor of  Alex Nieto at the 5-month anniversary of his death in Bernal Heights Park in San Francisco on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. (Photo by Niko Plagakis)

Lorena de la Rosa burns sage in an Aztec ceremony that symbolizes cleansing, purifying and protecting of the physical and spiritual bodies during the sunset vigil in honor of Alex Nieto at the 5-month anniversary of his death in Bernal Heights Park in San Francisco on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. (Photo by Niko Plagakis)

Friends, family and community members honor Alex Nieto on the 5-month anniversary of his death at the Alex Nieto Memorial, Bernal Heights Park  in San Francisco on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel Y. Downes)

Friends, family and community members honor Alex Nieto on the 5-month anniversary of his death at the Alex Nieto Memorial, Bernal Heights Park in San Francisco on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel Y. Downes)

Friends, family and community members march from the Alex Nieto Memorial at Bernal Heights Park to  The Phillip Burton Federal Building & United States Courthouse at 450 Golden Gate Avenue in San Francisco to honor Alex Nieto on the 5-month anniversary of his death on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel Y. Downes)

Friends, family and community members march from the Alex Nieto Memorial at Bernal Heights Park to The Phillip Burton Federal Building & United States Courthouse at 450 Golden Gate Avenue in San Francisco to honor Alex Nieto on the 5-month anniversary of his death on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel Y. Downes)

Friends, family and community members march from the Alex Nieto Memorial at Bernal Heights Park to  The Phillip Burton Federal Building & United States Courthouse at 450 Golden Gate Avenue in San Francisco to honor Alex Nieto on the 5-month anniversary of his death on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel Y. Downes)

Friends, family and community members march from the Alex Nieto Memorial at Bernal Heights Park to The Phillip Burton Federal Building & United States Courthouse at 450 Golden Gate Avenue in San Francisco to honor Alex Nieto on the 5-month anniversary of his death on Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel Y. Downes)

 

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