Arrest Made In Connection To Ferguson Police Shooting

Arrest Made In Connection To Ferguson Police Shooting

St. Louis County Police announced on Sunday that they had made an arrest related to the two officers who were shot during a protest on Thursday in Ferguson, Missouri.

Robert McCulloch and St. Louis County Chief of Police Jon Belmar announced that they would hold a press conference Sunday afternoon to discuss the arrest.

The shooting came during protests after Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson announced that he would resign. One of the officers was shot in the face and the other was shot in the shoulder, but both survived the attack.

President Barack Obama condemned the shooting on Thursday, posting on Twitter that “violence against police is unacceptable.”Attorney General Eric Holder also called the shooter a “damn punk.”

This is a developing story.. Check back for updates.

Source: Huff Post

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