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Protests Continue In Missouri Town After Police Shooting Of 18-Yr-Old Man

 

Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old who was about to begin college, was shot multiple times and killed Saturday afternoon in a confrontation with a police officer in Ferguson, Mo., a St. Louis suburb.According to St. Louis County’s police chief: Brown was walking with a friend in the middle of the street when a Ferguson police officer tried to exit his vehicle. Brown pushed the officer back into the police car, then entered the car, and a struggle ensued over the officer’s weapon. A shot was fired inside the car. The officer and Brown then exited the vehicle, and the fatal shooting occurred.

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Tonight residents took to the streets and for a second night. Unfortunately they were met with tear gas and rubber bullets.

 

One young man compiled the chaos happening this evening:

Pray for them.

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The People Of Ferguson Cry Out For Prayers As Night Turns Ugly  was originally published on elev8.com