KSDK NewsChannel in St. Louis, Mo., is reporting that a police officer in Ferguson has been shot in the arm. The officer survived the shooting and the suspect is still at large.
Ferguson, Mo., has been the scene of tension between police and residents since an unarmed black man was shot and killed by police on Aug. 9. The body of 18-year-old Michael Brown lay in the street for hours as police collected evidence. The city became a hotbed of racial tension and the site of riots and looting as angry residents protested.
By Jennifer Pfalz