Protesters fill Ferguson streets

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FERGUSON, MO (KPLR) - The St. Louis SWAT Team is on  the scene of a protest on West Florissant street in Ferguson.  Demonstrators are filling the streets. Police have told the crowd to clear the area or there will be arrests.

Just before 9 pm  police say the crowd that had gather at West Florissant and Chambers Road began throwing objects at police officers. Fearing for the safety of the officers police responded with tear gas and concussion grenades to push back the crowd.

As the crowd started to disperse police began moving down West Florissant  to clear the street.