Editor’s Note: This is not what you would call a ‘peaceful protest’. Now, what is believed to be the Black Panthers are encouraging violence against the police. There will be no good ending to these riots.
There has been another police shooting in Ferguson overnight.
Around 1 a.m., four men in ski masks armed with shotguns approached a crowd at Sheffingdell Ct. and Chambers Rd.
Police arrived to hear shots fired, and see people running. One officer chased a suspected shooter.
Officers say the gunman pointed his handgun at the officer. The officer shot the man.
The suspect was taken to the hospital in critical condition. Police recovered the suspect’s handgun. The officer was not injured.