Police investigating shots fired near Michael Brown protesters on West Florissant
FERGUSON, MO (KPLR) – Tuesday night as Michael Brown protesters were demonstrating on West Florissant Avenue, there was a report of shots fired around 9:10 pm. Ferguson police officers were in the area at the time of the report. Officers on scene are were seen marking evidence on the road.
For a short period of time protesters did block West Florissant, but later moved to the sidewalks.
Our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch are reporting a demonstrator was struck by car and was taken by friends to hospital. Two other protesters were also transported by EMS.