This morning, the world woke up to news that another black teen, Antonio Martin, had been slain in the streets of Missouri. The Associated Press has the official report.
“County police spokesman Sgt. Brian Schellman says a Berkeley police officer was conducting a routine business check at a gas station around 11:15 p.m. Tuesday when he saw two men and approached them.
Schellman says one of the men pulled a handgun and pointed it at the officer. The officer fired several shots, striking and fatally wounding the man. Schellman says that the second person fled and that the deceased man’s handgun has been recovered. “
Below is the video of protesters clashing with police officers at the gas station where Martin has been fatally shot.
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