Monday, August 11, 2014

St. Louis Looting And Violence Over Mike Brown Shooting Death

FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – At least a dozen businesses in north St. Louis County were looted Sunday following a peaceful vigil.
Hundreds gathered Sunday for a vigil in memory of  shooting death of Michael Brown, the Ferguson, MO teen who was shot by a Ferguson Police officer Saturday afternoon.  Brown was unarmed.
Around 8:30 p.m. protesters on West Florissant became aggressive and St. Louis County tactical units were called.
By 10 p.m.,  St. Louis County Police had called for more assistance from all surrounding municipalities including St. Louis City and the Missouri Highway Patrol.
The QuikTrip convenience mart o West Florissant was looted and set on fire.

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