ST. LOUIS: Protesters Surround Reporter, Throw Bottles At Him [VIDEO]
A television reporter at FOX2 St. Louis, Missouri was surrounded by angry protesters Friday and hit with water bottles during protests over alleged police brutality.
— FOX2now (@FOX2now) September 15, 2017
The reporter, Dan Gray, called the situation “scary.”
According to FOX2now.com, the protesters were “angry, in his face and yelling.” One protester in specific reportedly singled out Gray, hounding him for reporting black-on-black crime for a long time but, “didn’t do anything.”
Protests in St. Louis occurred Friday after Jason Stockley, a white police officer, was found not guilty of shooting Anthony Lamar Smith, a black male.
Scariest moment in my career. Protesters upset about not guilty verdict for an officer accused of killing a suspect, turn on me and media. pic.twitter.com/iZyvg3gX0p
— Dan Gray KTVI Fox 2 (@DanGrayTV) September 15, 2017