Skip to content

Ferguson, Missouri’s worst night of violence: Gov. Nixon deploys National Guard

August 18, 2014

Ferguson, Missouri’s worst night of violence: Gov. Nixon deploys National Guard

Gov. Jay Nixon of Missouri ordered the National Guard to Ferguson, the suburb of St. Louis where Michael Brown was shot and killed a week ago, according to the New York Times on Monday.  The protests over the shooting of the unarmed black teenager continued again on Sunday night.  Prior to the newly assigned curfew to the town, police used tear gas to clear the protesters from the streets. continue

Advertisements

From → Crime, News

Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: