BREAKING: Reports of Woman shot in Ferguson drive-by incident

by The Daily Lede

courtesy kodacohen

courtesy kodacohen

Protests have turned to riots for a third night in Ferguson, MO where an unarmed teen was shot and killed by a police officer on Saturday.

Currently, Ferguson police have weapons drawn and are reported to be using tear gas to keep protesters at bay.

Police are also searching for 5 men after a woman was shot in the head in a drive-by incident near the QuickTrip on the 1300 block of Highmont.  No reports yet as to the woman’s condition or what may have motivated the incident.

UPDATE: Police say the woman is alert and talking and is expected to live.  The hunt continues for the shooter(s).