Louis concert amid protests over police officer's acquittal on murder charge
17 September, 2017, 16:11 | Author: Valerie Burke
Stockley claimed it was self-defense, that Smith was reaching for a gun.
Police reported making at least 13 arrests and taking three officers to hospital.
The of the St. Louis Police Officers Association told Fox 2/News 11 he'd been getting reports of police cars damaged and the window of a bus full of police officers being broken out.
St. Louis Circuit Judge Timothy Wilson found 36-year-old Jason Stockleynot guilty of first-degree murder and armed criminal action.
Also Friday, a reporter for KTVI in St. Louis reported that a protester taunted him about the media, drawing a crowd.
Stockley, who was a St. Louis police officer in 2011, shot and killed Smith after a high-speed chase that followed a suspected drug deal. Smith was eventually shot in his vehicle five times.
Ten law enforcement officers were injured, and 23 people were arrested as of 6 p.m. on Friday.
Demonstrators march through the West County Mall protesting the acquittal of former St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley, on September 16, 2017, in St. Louis, Missouri.
After the verdict, more than 500 protesters marched in downtown St. Louis, chanting "No justice, no peace" and "Shut it down".
"We have been informed by police of St Louis that she was not able to provide standard protection for our audience as this should be case for an event of this magnitude", said U2 in a joint press release with organizer of concert, Live Nation.
Mr Stockley, a serving police officer at the time, was recorded during the pursuit saying: "Gonna kill this [expletive], don't you know it". "Like we don't mean nothing, like we're rats, trash, dogs in the streets". She stated, "I believe we offered sufficient evidence that proved beyond a reasonable doubt that Jason Stockley meant to kill Mr. Smith".
The statement continued: "In light of this information, we can not in good conscience risk our fans' safety by proceeding with tonight's concert".
Authorities urged clam during the aftermath as comparisons to the Ferguson protest that gave rise to the Black Lives Matter movement in 2014 were drawn.
The North has confirmed the missile as an intermediate range Hwasong-12, the same model launched over Japan on August 29. Seoul's aid to Pyongyang was suspended after the latter conducted its fourth nuclear test in January previous year .
Police were first called to the facility at about 4:30 a.m. but authorities did not arrive until after 6 a.m., officials said. President Trump turned into the feeder-in-chief in Florida on Thursday - helping dish out food at a Naples trailer park.
The phones have a new A11 processor along with an M11 co-processor, iPhone 8 has 2GB of RAM while the 8 Plus have 3GB of RAM. Nevertheless, you'll still link your Apple Watch to your iPhone, therefore sending it notifications from your phone.
Syrian troops with Iran-backed militias have closed in from the west since last week, while the SDF advances from the east. Funk II, commander of the coalition forces, said Saturday in the press release.
A criminal investigation is underway at The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills after medical staff called at about 4 a.m. Statewide, 64 nursing homes were still waiting on Thursday for full power, according to the Florida Health Care Association .
Earlier, Spain's Constitutional Court suspended legislation passed in the Catalan parliament which paved the way for the vote. On Saturday, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy called for a return to "rationality and legality" and promised to block the vote.
He said three miles of traffic trapped between the junctions was still being cleared via one lane of the northbound carriageway. A representative stated: "We have 13 assets at the scene including the basic care group and the perilous range reaction group".
Morsi was immediately arrested after the coup and Sisi has been the president of the country since 2013. He came to power after Egypt's long-time president Hosni Mubarak was toppled in an uprising in 2011.
But given the circumstances, it's hard to have asked for anything more than what the Trojans and Longhorns delivered this time . With uncertainty at quarterback and questions on defense, the Longhorns will need a quantum leap to pull off the upset in L.A.
Wishes galore on Twitter for PM Narendra Modi
Cabinet colleagues, political adversaries, envoys and his admirers among the masses wished him on his 67th birthday . After this, Modi will go to the closing ceremony of Narmada festival and address the gathering in Dabhoi.