Friday, August 15, 2014
Officer did not know of robbery prior to shooting Brown
Mike Brown @ Store--- Ferguson police release convenience store surveillance video
(RNN) - Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson said six-year veteran Darren Wilson is the police officer who who shot 18-year-old Michael Brown on Friday. Wilson is from the St. Louis area, and has no history of disciplinary action.
Jackson also said, in statements around 2 p.m. on Friday, that the Wilson did not know about the robbery at a gas station prior to incident with Brown that lead to his death.
In a press briefing Friday afternoon, Jackson addressed several questions that were posed via social media. Jackson said that Dorian Johnson, the person who was with Brown, will not be charged in the robbery because he was not complicit in the incident.