Man shot in Ferguson as protesters gathered near Canfield Drive
FERGUSON, MO (KPLR) – Protesters were gathering near Canfield Drive Tuesday night in support of protest in Baltimore over the death of Freddie Gray.
As the protesters took to the street a man was shot. A spokesperson for Ferguson says the man suffered a minor injury.
At this time it’s unclear if the man was a protester or is if the shooting was related to the protest.
Our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch are reporting that about 50 protesters had gathered and were being monitored by the police at the scene. They further report that a suspect in the shooting was taken into custody and that a gun was recovered.