St. Louis County police say officers fatally shot a man armed with a rifle in Jennings after he opened fire on them. Police spokesman Brian Schellman told KSDK-TV the officers were responding Wednesday night to a report of gunshots.
Star-Telegram.com, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 04:54 AM
The city of Ferguson has released its plans for a series of town hall meetings officials hope will help restore trust in a community rocked by the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown. The neighborhood meetings begin on Monday evening with three sessions at three different locations in the north St. Louis County suburb.
KFVS12, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 07:31 PM
Shortly after being given more time to weigh evidence in black teenager Michael Brown's fatal shooting, a Missouri grand jury heard from the man at the center of it -- Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson -- a local newspaper reported. Wilson shot and killed the 19-year-old Brown in the middle of the day on August 9, in the middle of a street in the St. Louis suburb.
Valley News Live, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 09:22 PM
Protesters chant at a meeting of the St. Louis County Council on Tuesday. It's been more than a month since a white police officer shot an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Mo., but unrest continues in the St. Louis area, as activists are renewing calls for action and a grand jury investigation into the fatal incident continues .
The Washington Post, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 07:14 PM