Carey Gillam reuters.com After fire at slain teen's memorial, protests erupt in Missouri | Reuters
Five people were arrested and two police officers injured in renewed violence overnight on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, sparked by a fire that destroyed a shrine to a black teenager killed by a police officer last month. Shots were fired and rocks and bottles thrown at officers in clashes between police and more than 100 protesters, which took place late Tuesday into the pre-dawn hours of Wednesday morning. One area business was looted and vandalized, and a restaurant was set on fire, officials said. to read more: reuters.com "This behavior will not be tolerated," Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson said at a news conference.
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