A former St. Louis police officer who was caught on tape saying meant to kill a man in December 2011 was found not guilty Friday for the shooting death of Anthony Lamar Smith almost six years ago.
The acting commissioner of police of the St. Louis Police Department, Lawrence O'Toole, said in a statement to the media late Friday night that his officers had responded to incidents in numerous locations in the city. In one video, shared by the local Fox TV affiliate, a line of police officers appears to knock over an elderly woman, then step over her as she lies on the ground.
A group of protesters walked through a mall "chanting and singing", and prompting police to close the entrance of the West Counter Center, located west of the city, according to the St Louis Post-Dispatch.
Saturday afternoon, Gov. Eric Greitens asked people to remain calm. "I am sobered by this outcome".
"Orders to disperse were given numerous times".
The march, which began peacefully, turned violent after police officers used pepper spray on protesters who were blocking a bus police carrying additional cops to the scene.
Jason Stockley, 36, who is white, was arrested in May 2016 and charged with first-degree murder, accused of intentionally killing Anthony Lamar Smith and planting a gun in his auto.
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"This not-guilty verdict of a police officer who violently killed a citizen is another slap in the face to the black community in St. Louis - and a shot in the heart to the family of the victim", Missouri state Rep. Michael Butler said in a statement.
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Police resorted to tear gas and rubber bullets to control the crowd as vandals broke windows at a library, a restaurant and a home.
On Saturday evening, police were out in force as demonstrators rallied in St Louis. Prosecutors also alleged that Stockley planted in Smith's vehicle a gun that was found to have his DNA on it but not Smith's.
"Violence and vandalism is not protest; it is a crime", he said. Stockley said he found a revolver between the centre console and passenger seat of Smith's vehicle.
Trouble flared after a judge acquittedJason Stockley of first-degree murder for killing Anthony Lamar Smith. "It is on this occasion that defense motion "Black lives matter" (" The lives of black matter ") was increased in power.
Un octogénaire roulant à contresens sur la RN 145 dans la Creuse a percuté de plein fouet une voiture qui arrivait frontalement. Ses occupants, des Lyonnais âgés de 76 et 74 ans, sont décédés sur le coup, tout comme l'octogénaire, précise La Montagne .
Security officers surrounded the plane as it was held on the tarmac at Charles de Gualle airport at around 7.45am. Speaking to the Daily Star Online, Mr Anderson said: "Initially the pilot told us there were technical issues".
The world's second biggest dam, Sardar Sarovar Dam is being inaugurated 60 years after its foundation stone was laid. While his birthday is being celebrated as Sewa Divas, Twitter is flooded with birthday wishes for the Prime Minister.
Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief says three residents died at the scene, and three others died at a nearby hospital. Florida Power & Light, reportedly claims, the center was not on the county's high priority power restoration list.
Dans la nuit de samedi 16 à dimanche 17 septembre 2017, vers 2h, une voiture avec deux femmes à son bord, a percuté un arbre. L'accident s'est produit au lieu-dit Le-Billot, à L'Oudon (Calvados), sur la départementale 39.
Bien que nous le fassions à regret, l'annulation est selon nous la seule issue acceptable dans l'environnement actuel . De nouveaux rassemblements devaient avoir lieu samedi, expliquant ainsi la décision de la police.
Roethlisberger and the offense will face Zimmer's defense after totaling just 290 yards against Cleveland in a 21-18 win. That is why I would today keep an eye on Javon Hargrave , who I think did not play as many snaps as he ought to have.
On the issue of Masood Azhar , Akbaruddin said, he is a terrorist and we will try to bring him within the ambit of the law. This is the for the first time in 12 years that the General Assembly voted to include the item on the formal agenda.
Some 1,400 households in Kagoshima prefecture and 600 households in Miyazaki prefecture suffered power failure. The season's 18th typhoon forced the cancelation of more than 350 flights, according to airline companies.
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