Protests Resume In St. Louis Over Police Shooting

From The Liberty Crier –

ST. LOUIS — Angry protests have erupted for a second night in the Shaw neighborhood of this city after an off-duty white police officer shot and killed an African-American teenager who, police said, had fired three shots at him.

Following loud protests Wednesday night, demonstrations resumed Thursday evening when about 200 chanting people marched and stopped traffic not far from the scene where Vonderrit Myers Jr., 18, was shot.

Protesters held signs that said, “We will not forget,” and “Don’t Shoot.”

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