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Protesters Taunt Police After Fatal Shooting Near Ferguson
A suburban St. Louis police officer shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at him at a gas station late Tuesday,
Toni Martin, front center, cries out as she talks to police at the scene where she says her son was fatally shot Tuesday at a gas station in Berkeley, Mo. Authorities did not immediately identify the man who was shot, but the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that Martin, said the victim was her son, Antonio Martin.
Police try to control a crowd Wednesday on the lot of a gas station following a shooting Tuesday in Berkeley, Mo.
A crowd of about 100 people were gathered early Wednesday at the scene, a few miles from Ferguson, where a white police officer fatally shot black 18-year-old Michael Brown in August.