Nineteen people were arrested Monday in protests over police conduct in the St. Louis area. Noted author, activist and professor Cornel West was among those arrested during a march.
Numerous demonstrations were held throughout the area in response to the recent killings of two black teens by white police officers.
In St. Louis, Vonderitt Myers was killed by an off-duty officer on Wednesday. Police say Myers was armed and fired first.
OutFront, Pastor Willie Kilpatrick is the spokesman for the Myers family.