Peaceful protests in Ferguson turn into chaos
August 19 , 2014
It has been reported that peaceful demonstrations again deteriorated into tear gas, Molotov cocktails, and gunfire in Ferguson, Missouri as protests against the killing of black teenager Michael Brown continued.
Peaceful protesters chanting slogans formed a long line as police kept watch. But a few protesters hurled rocks and bottles at officers, who responded by firing tear gas and stun grenades.
Armored vehicles continued to roam the town to maintain order. Capt. Ron Johnson of the Missouri State Highway Patrol is now in charge of keeping things calm in Ferguson. Read news about Ferguson Protests.