Riot police called out in Ferguson, MO after police shoot teen multiple times

by The Daily Lede


courtesy Antonio French

courtesy Antonio French

18 year-old Michael Brown from St. Louis was shot multiple times in the head and chest by police at the Canfield Green Apartment complex in Ferguson, Missouri.

A family member said that Michael was set to attend college on Monday and gave no explanation as to why the teen was shot.  Outraged by the incident, friends, family and neighbors took to the streets of Ferguson demanding answers and confronting police.

courtesy Antonio French

courtesy Antonio French

Police from 10 different departments have been dispatched to the scene in Ferguson, as well as riot police with rifles and dogs.

courtesy Antonio French

courtesy Antonio French

Advertisements