Prosecutor: White woman has been charged with falsely calling 911 on Black man in racist Central Park confrontation

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Now on a woman who called police on a black man who was simply birdwatching here, CBS news correspondent Matt Piper maybe Cooper is being prosecuted. She is a white woman who called 911 and claimed she was being threatened by a black man who asked her to leave her dog in New York's Central Park. She's charged with filing a false police report. Port Cooper's attorney says she'll fight it given she's already lost her job and livelihood and asking quote. Now some demand her freedom. Mat Piper CBS NEWS NEW YORK

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