Violence breaks out near site of vigil for teen killed by police : News
In a news conference Sunday morning, Belmar, the county police chief,
said the Ferguson officer had an encounter with two “individuals” about
noon Saturday and that Brown pushed the officer back into his car and
“assaulted” him in the vehicle.
Belmar said one shot was fired by
the officer’s gun inside the car during the struggle, hitting no one,
and that the officer then fired multiple times as Brown ran away. Brown
fell dead in the street. Belmar said the crime scene covered a distance
of just 35 feet.
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