Police fire tear gas, stun grenades at Missouri protesters

by Reuters
Tuesday, 19 August 2014 04:26 GMT

FERGUSON, Mo., Aug 18 (Reuters) - Police fired tear gas and stun grenades at protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, on Monday after days of unrest sparked by the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a white policeman.

The police action came after hours of street protests that had been tense but mostly peaceful, Reuters witnesses said. (Writing by Jon Herskovitz and Eric M. Johnson; Editing by Paul Tait)

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