Protesters Disrupt Police Press Conference in Ferguson


Protesters in Ferguson disrupted a press conference by police chief Tom Jackson on Thursday, August 14. The press conference had been scheduled for midday at the local fire department, but the group prevented proceedings from going ahead. They shouted “shut it down” in response to recent events in Ferguson. Violent clashes have erupted in the area between police and protesters, following the shooting death by police of an 18-year-old man. Credit: Instagram/Brttany Noble/KMOV

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