October 13th, 2014
09:03 PM ET

Pastor speaks about teen shot by police: Why were they stopped in the first place?

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.

St. Louis mother grieves for son killed in shootout with off-duty officer

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.

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  1. patrick noble

    Erin you might like this .it show Meyers with 2 hand guns in his belt!!!!!! http://fox2now.com/2014/10/13/vonderrit-myers-jr-showed-off-his-guns-before-shooting/

    October 14, 2014 at 8:53 pm | Reply
  2. mmfoegen

    Erin,getting tired of this back and forth.If the son had a gun and shot it he will have gunshot residue on his hands and arms. No residue no shots. pretty simple.

    October 13, 2014 at 10:02 pm | Reply

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