Sep 18, 2017
Following the acquittal of a white police officer accused of murdering a black drug dealer after a high speed car chase the usual demonstrators from groups like Black Lives Matter took to the streets of St. Louis Missouri. They expressed their outrage by setting fires, smashing store windows, attacking police cars and police officers, and blocking traffic.
At least eleven police officers were injured including one female officer who had her jaw broken by a brick thrown by a rioter. A local reporter was also attacked and several dozen rioters have been arrested on a variety of charges.