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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/

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