Austin's Morning News

Blog > Austin's Morning News > Alderman, 2 reporters arrested as Ferguson erupts for 4th night

Alderman, 2 reporters arrested as Ferguson erupts for 4th night

Hopes for peace here after three nights of rioting were dashed when another demonstration in the wake of teenager Michael Brown's death brought a huge show of force from both protesters and police.

Antonio French, a St. Louis alderman who had been posting frequent photos and video of the protests and police response, was taken to the Ferguson jail and arrested for unlawful assembly, his wife, Jasenka Benac French, said via Twitter.

Read more: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/08/13/ferguson-police-race-brown-killing/14030889/

Austin's Morning News

After some drivers raised questions about Austin’s “Don’t Block the Box” enforcement, KXAN News looked into the...
The Round Rock Police Department is no longer releasing video of a traffic stop Tuesday that has raised questions...
LIBERTY HILL, Texas -- Two children are dead after a crash along U.S. 183 near Liberty Hill on Wednesday,...
A Fort Worth grandmother turned the table on a would-be robber Monday after he put a knife to her throat. Jewell...
As Texas moves closer to becoming an open carry state, a change added right before the final passage of the House...