Mayor de Blasio held a second press conference Friday afternoon. At his second of the day he discussed the death of Myls Dobson, a four year boy who died in Manhattan on January 8th. It’s alleged that Myls was brutally mistreated, and ultimately killed, by his father’s girlfriend. The boy’s father was in jail and had left Myls with his girlfriend.
Joined by Deputy Mayor Lilliam Barrios-Paoli and Commissioner of the Administration for Children’s Services Gladys Carrion, de Blasio announced findings and recommendations of a preliminary city investigation and then took on-topic questions. Here is his full press Q&A.