Riot erupts over police shooting of unarmed black teen in Missouri

by Reuters
Monday, 11 August 2014 03:35 GMT

NEW YORK, Aug 10 (Reuters) - A riot erupted in Ferguson, Missouri, on Sunday following a day of protests over the shooting death of a black teenager by a police officer, police said.

"We are currently experiencing a riot," a police dispatcher said. He said officers in riot gear have responded. (Reporting by Victoria Cavaliere; Editing by Michael Urquhart)

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