Another night of tension in Ferguson leads to arrests
After a shooting marred an otherwise peaceful Sunday of demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri to mark the one-year anniversary of Michael Brown’s death, police and protesters engaged in a tense stand-off with small clashes Monday night.
As dusk descended on Ferguson on Monday evening, protesters and police assembled again along West Florissant Street, the site of last night’s shooting as well as much of the unrest last year following Brown’s death. Early on, the gathering was peaceful, protesters walking and chanting while authorities tried to keep marchers out of the street. Read more…