CHICAGO (CBS) — A Women’s History Month honor for Anjanette Young.
Two years ago, she was a victim of a wrong raid by CPD.READ MORE: MISSING: Kianna Smith, 19, Last Seen April 6
“This has been a journey for me. This is also a journey that I would not have chosen for myself,” Young said. “I am somewhat of a very private person, kind of behind the scenes, you know, doing the work, helping people.”
The Leaders Network presented Young with its first-ever Rosa Parks Award.READ MORE: Electrical Fire At O'Hare International Airport Closes Pedestrian Tunnel
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