Sunday, August 17, 2014
(Ferguson, MO) -- Police in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson confirm one person was shot during tonight's protests during a five-hour curfew. The gunman was reportedly among the protesters and also shot at a police car. The victim is in critical condition. Officers fired smoke canisters to break up the crowds, but began using tear gas when they heard reports of shots being fired. The shooter ran off on foot.