Riot erupts over police shooting of unarmed black teen in Missouri

Reuters News
Posted: Aug 10, 2014 11:43 PM

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A riot erupted in Ferguson, Missouri, on Sunday following a day of protests over the shooting death of a black teenager by a police officer, police said.

"We are currently experiencing a riot," a police dispatcher said. He said officers in riot gear have responded.

(Reporting by Victoria Cavaliere; Editing by Michael Urquhart)