Evidence Supports Officer’s Account of Shooting in Ferguson

Kimberly Kindy and Sari Horwitz, Washington Post, October 22, 2014

Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson and Michael Brown fought for control of the officer’s gun, and Wilson fatally shot the unarmed teenager after he moved toward the officer as they faced off in the street, according to interviews, news accounts and the full report of the St. Louis County autopsy of Brown’s body.

Because Wilson is white and Brown was black, the case has ignited intense debate over how police interact with African American men. But more than a half-dozen unnamed black witnesses have provided testimony to a St. Louis County grand jury that largely supports Wilson’s account of events of Aug. 9, according to several people familiar with the investigation who spoke with The Washington Post.

Some of the physical evidence–including blood spatter analysis, shell casings and ballistics tests–also supports Wilson’s account of the shooting, The Post’s sources said, which cast Brown as an aggressor who threatened the officer’s life. The sources spoke on condition of anonymity because they are prohibited from publicly discussing the case.

The grand jury is expected to complete its deliberations next month over whether Wilson broke the law in confronting Brown, and the pending decision appears to be prompting the unofficial release of information about the case and what the jurors have been told.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch late Tuesday night published Brown’s official county autopsy report, an analysis of which also suggests the 18-year-old may not have had his hands raised when he was fatally shot, as has been the contention of protesters who have demanded Wilson’s arrest.

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Seven or eight African American eyewitnesses have provided testimony consistent with Wilson’s account, but none of them have spoken publicly out of fear for their safety, The Washington Post’s sources said.

The St. Louis County Police Department and the FBI are investigating the shooting, and evidence gathered by both agencies is being presented to the grand jury, which started meeting in mid-August and is expected to conclude its work early next month.

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Jurors have also been provided with the St. Louis County autopsy report, including toxicology test results for Brown that show he had levels of Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the active ingredient in marijuana. The Post’s sources said the levels in Brown’s body may have been high enough to trigger hallucinations.

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Tim Fitch, a former St. Louis County Police Chief, said there are benefits to leaking crucial information to the public ahead of a grand jury announcement.

“I think it’s good to get some accurate information out there. That way on game day, it’s not a surprise to people,” said Fitch, who retired last year from the county police department, which is now conducting the investigation into Wilson.

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In interviews with The Washington Post, sources said blood spatter evidence shows that Brown was heading toward the officer during their face-off, but analysis of the evidence did not reveal how fast Brown was moving.

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  • Tim_in_Indiana

    Surprise, surprise…another non-choirboy…

    • Julie – Walker2014

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      • I was not under the impression that the sort of “work” a gal does on her knees requires a laptop.

    • Beloved Comrade

      Was there ever any question?

  • Easyrhino

    Despite this, don’t count out Eric (my people) Holder from continuing to find a way to bring some type of charges against Wilson.

    • propagandaoftruth

      Perhaps, but this is beginning to look like the authorities have been building a case. No circus, no leaks. So quiet they’ve been.

      I’d not be surprised to see the officer vindicated.

      Then more black riots!

      Well, property values have plummeted in blackton, so it’s all spiraling into permanent low burn cascading riot. Like little Detoilet.

      • Whitetrashgang

        The new American dream, living in a van in the country.

      • I am sure real-estate prices in Ferguson were in free-fall long before the shooting. The 2000 US census showed blacks there as being 52.4% of the population. In 2010 this figure had risen to 67.4%, Whites had thus already spent a decade leaving Ferguson for greener, safer pastures.

    • Beloved Comrade

      This is how Zimmerman was railroaded: The Grand Jury was bypassed b/c the prosecutors knew he wouldn’t be indicted, therefore a special prosecutor was brought in to “take him down.”

      Fortunately for Zim, the jury looked at the facts of the case. Officer Wilson may not be so lucky.

  • AmericanCitizen

    If the grand jury indicts Officer Wilson it will be because the politicians and DA were influenced by the street mobs and protestors. Bye to the rule of law, hello mob rule! The loudest and most violent in the streets influencing the judicial process is the dictionary definition of mob rule.

    • I don’t think they will indict. If they were going to do so, they probably would have by now.

      • Who Me?

        They’re trying really hard to find something, ANYTHING they can pin on him. I’m thinking there is nothing they can charge him with, so maybe they will make something up, or make some evidence “disappear” so they can bind him over for trial on some sort of trumped up charges, then they can count on a low-intelligence jury to do the rest. The fact that there are some blacks telling the truth, and supporting Wilson’s story, however unwillingly is a problem for the ones who want to convict him.

    • Samuel Hathaway

      Mob rule… no wonder these primitive, third-worldish thugs in our own country parrott the line of “democracy.” The U.S. is a Republic, which the ruling class has forgotten. Democrats and Republicans alike are infatuated with “democracy” and use the term time and again to describe the U.S. These idiot politicians need to go to civics boot camp and live in a rustic atmosphere for a week.

      • nBmnp

        Please stop this nonsense. First, every non-monarchy is a “republic”, regardless of whether it’s a communist dictatorship, a democracy, a islamist state or dozens of other possibilities. “Republic” has no meaning at all in itself.

        It’s certainly true that the founders did not like democracy and founded the USA as a non-democratic state.

        But that changed as soon as “one-man one-vote” was implemented (or arguably after women were given the suffrage) and the USA is now a democratic republic, whether you like it or not.

  • John Smith

    Because of the filthy creature that control the anti-white media cabal, many innocent whites have been attacked and many more will be attacked because of the horribly deceptive coverage.

    In the coming chaos, it would be mean spirited to wish harm on family members of said filthy creatures who control the anti-white media or to family of politicians, so I hope nobody here at amren is thinking that.

  • For the sake of those heroic black people that told the truth, I hope the GJ testimony is never leaked, or they’ve been given new IDs and relocated. As we know, in Bell Curve City, snitches get stitches and thrown into ditches. Hell, the QT on the Fergaza Strip was burnt to a crisp based on a false rumor that its employees called the cops on GENTILIVUS GIANTIVUS.

    Remember, this is the dawning of the age of Shitavious.

    • Kenner

      ‘The Age of Shitavious’! Okay all you Amren wags, you know the tune, let’s see the lyrics! –‘When the moon is in the seventh house…’

      • One of our new regulars here and a former St. Louisan to boot is a master at working up parody song lyrics. Earl, work your magic.

      • Whitetrashgang

        You bring a tear to my eye.

  • Luca

    Blacks want “justice”, not evidence.

    • Samuel Hathaway

      They want CRUEL, COLD-BLOODED REVENGE. Justice has nothing to do with it. They are hollow, demonic-programmed monsters who have no sense of fairness, justice or righteousness.

      • Whitetrashgang

        Just like their masters.

        • MannyR

          Don’t say their name!

    • MannyR

      Blacks want your xbox, your car, your tv, your wife/daughter, your life and if you object your a sick, stupid, Hitler loving loser who needs to be taken down a notch. At least that’s what MSNBC says.

      • Beloved Comrade

        Worse, that’s what the government says.

        And, the government has power.

    • Magician

      “Blacks want “justice”, not evidence.”

      Well, blacks just want to slap whites in the face.

  • dd121

    Evil white people were murdering a poor defenseless black on his way to Sunday school….oh, never-mind.

    • Samuel Hathaway

      And then on Monday morning, he had planned to show off his new science experiment in the three laws of thermodynamics and the three laws of motion for show-and-tell!!!

  • MekongDelta69

    I was going to comment on WaPo‘s site, but SURPRISE…

    No comments allowed.

    Who could’ve guessed?!

    • Beloved Comrade

      I always wonder if there is someway to see the comments that were posted after the entire thread is shut down.

      I reckon in this case, no commentary was allowed from the get-go.

  • je suis paganisme

    Several righteous Black people told the truth. God help them.

    • Samuel Hathaway

      Brave righteousness in the face of unbridled evil has ALWAYS been a minority position.

    • Christorchaos

      And smart black people, they were. Because if there is any justice, Dorian Johnson, will get tried for obstruction of justice, impeding a police investigation, etc.

      • Some blacks are smart enough to understand that it is not “racist” cops who make black neighborhoods so monumentally unsafe. The number one cause of death among young black males is murder, and it is overwhelmingly other young black males who are shooting them, rather than the police.

    • Beloved Comrade

      I read in another article that they were in fear for their lives.

  • journey

    “But more than a half-dozen unnamed black witnesses have provided testimony to a St. Louis County grand jury that largely supports Wilson’s account….” A big toast to them! It takes courage to stand up to low IQ savages especially when you have to go back to the neighborhood you are testifying against.

  • Magician

    Oh no, now, what is this princess going to tell others and her black boyfriend?

    • Whitetrashgang

      Burn and bomb them all

    • Adolf Verloc

      That picture always makes me smile. Gives a whole new meaning to the phrase “ass-backwards.”

    • Samuel Hathaway

      Oh, dear!! Look at that bulge protruding out from her jeans… that’s the mulatto half-niglet she’s going to download right there during the protest. She’s going to train that thing to grow up to riot, pillage and burn the town to teach those white racists a lesson!

    • phillyguy

      if I was a woman and looked like that I would shoot myself.

    • David Jones

      Does she have those pants on backwards? LOL.

      • Who Me?

        She’s got her butt on backwards!

        • Alexandra1973

          I think that’s what’s referred to as a gunt.

    • Beloved Comrade

      Geez, what a hideous image!

      How am I supposed to get that out of my head now?

      • Magician

        Well comrade there were several hilarious comments made last evening but the mods removed all of them

      • Whitetrashgang

        You cant, you life is over.

      • Sheik Yerbouti

        I washed my eyes out with soap. It works.

    • Irishgirl

      Please! I’m trying to eat breakfast. There goes my appetite.

      • Magician

        Pardon me Irish girl, but this time, I am going to ruin your lunch

        • He looks happy; why doesn’t she?

          • Seminumerical

            Micropenis …

          • 4321realist

            Because she’s married to him and he only has one T-shirt.

          • Magician

            Well her husband might have a rather thick wallet but he is an anti-white Jewish person who is determined to ruin the country and eventually this world as much as he can

  • DLRisVH

    Wat dis ebbedense be awbout, White boy shot Mike wiff he hands in da air.

  • bubo

    What’s amazing to me is that anyone thinks this makes any difference. It hasn’t been about the truth in a long long time. Blacks and their allies don’t care about the truth. They just want to dismantle and destroy what whites have built. They know that OJ was guilty and that Trayvon was a thug and Michael Brown was trying to kill the cop. They don’t care.

    • MannyR

      Exactly, this isn’t about justice or truth. Blacks want to literally go around committing crimes and be left alone by law enforcement because their black and your not supposed to say a thing.

    • jayvbellis

      Disagree. As in the Taryvon Martin case, the truth is winning out and some in oient guy will not be lynched over a fake racist hate crime.

    • R L Buds

      “dismantle and destroy what whites have built.”
      That’s right they do. O and all the other race baiters out there are working them up until we react in self-defense, then they’ll enact martial law and round up the racist whites.
      I’m not big on conspiracy theories but have any of you seen the website for something called “Deagel”? They are projecting a nearly 80% reduction of the population of the US by 2025. Canada and Europe aren’t far behind.

  • Bon, From the Land of Babble

    The lawyers, family, race baiters and agitators, flown-in commie protesters and cop haters are delusional if they think a defiant thug can rob a store, assault the store clerk, assault a police officer and try to grab his gun and then suffer no consequences.

    If the GJ indicts, there will be a show trial, as there was for George Zimmerman, when all known evidence showed that he defended himself against great bodily harm if not death.

    Some are saying this is a “get out the black vote” scheme.

    Meanwhile: On Tuesday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon said he was setting up a special commission to examine the social and economic conditions in Ferguson, and offer recommendations to help improve the area.

    The only thing that would improve the area is to close down all Section 8 housing and remove the residents from Ferguson.

    • I certainly don’t want them here. Maybe we could send them to northern Syria. I’m sure ISIS has a variety of effective punishments for rioting, looting arsonists.

      • MannyR

        Wow a fight like that would truly be Epic as the kids say. ISIS verus every minority street gang in take all battle for all the bling a desolate, desert wasteland can hold. Pay per view and I’m there.

        • Who Me?

          ISIS wouldn’t stand a chance…

          • Not sure: plenty of ISIS members have real military training, as most of the various national armies in the Middle East use conscription.

    • Who Me?

      How old is that little girl on the right? Maybe 8 years old? She’s already got the “angry black woman” look permanently imprinted on her face. Aside from that, anybody else notice she’s a dead ringer for Mooshie O? Uncanny likeness.

  • Easyrhino

    Until they nominate and confirm his successor Holder is still in office.

  • Christorchaos

    They are still going to charge Wilson with something. Even if it is not having his uniform tie tied in the regulation half Windsor

  • Christorchaos

    I am worried what the fallout is going to be when the entire black community gets a collective F on their reportcard from this.

  • IKUredux

    I ALWAYS support the White in ANY confrontation with a black. PERIOD. It’s time to engage in tribalism. Screw fairness, and our White idea of justice. It is time for total tribalism. Every race in the world engages in tribalism. Except for my “OH, we gotta make up for the fact that we Whites are smarter than all other races, we accomplished more, we invented more(everything, pretty much), we created all the meaningful art and architecture. We created fashion. Oh, man, WE WHITES created everything! So, therefore, we Whites should feel guilty as hell because the rest of the world’s races haven’t done squat. And, before you trolls out there demand to know what I created, I’m afraid I must ask what did you create? (Other than an holier than thou attitude based on NOTHING. Seriously, what did the communists ever invent? What about the socialists? What did they invent? ) Actually, what the hell did you liberals invent? Gay marriage? Oh Yay! Now people can capitalize on the profit of making butt plugs! EEWWW! Sorry faggots, your sexual practices are the absolute most disgusting thing I have ever heard of! Time for Whites to stick up for each other. Let us engage in the same tribalism the blacks, hispanics, and asians do. To whit: if you are on a jury, NEVER find a WHITE guilty. PERIOD. Never engage in any behavior that could remotely be construed as Anti black. We Whites are literally engaged in a war for our very existence. Thus, our only hope to survive is for us to act, and engage in, the behavior of negroes. You know the old maxim: If you can’t beat them, join them”. Or, you know, just pretend. AMRENNERS! Pick a side! Pick the way you want to defend our race and our culture! Subvert the enemy. Use graffiti. Disengage from society.

    • RacialRay

      If I may add to your excellent rant…

      The first rule of WHITE club is you do not talk about WHITE club.

    • newscomments70

      I’m pro white on everything, but I would not stand up for a white criminal. White criminals are the enemy. I dislike them even more than non-white criminals because I expect more out of them. Furthermore, they are a reflection on my existence. No thanks. There are plenty of white victims to side with; I will stand by them. I hate the black criminals and the liberals that enable them. I don’t blindly support white criminals who attack innocent blacks (although that almost never happens).

  • Dave West

    If Michael Brown came back from the dead and said that he attacked Wilson and that the officer was justified in shooting him the mentally ill “gentle giant” fan base would still be calling for Darren Wilson’s execution.

    • Magician

      What kind of a “gentle giant”

      – Robs a store and assaults the owner of the store
      – punches a police officer in the eye socket
      – attempts to seize the gun away from the officer (this is the worst)

      That is a violent thug

  • Ian Thomas

    The Blacks of Ferguson will never accept the results, they will celebrate/riot if Wilson is indicted and they will terrorize/riot if Wilson is not indicted, a classic catch 22 scenario. That city is destined to descend into another corrupt hell city run by blacks, that’s what they do and have done to cities throughout America.

  • Ed Troyer

    There is a pending case in NC where the black suspect charged police officers and was put down in a hail of gunfire. What astonished the public was the toxicology reports came back negative despite the guy’s incredibly bizarre behavior before his final round of stupidity. The officer was charged and is free on bail the last time I read anything of it.

    Many think the toxicology report was tampered with as this same judicial district appears to have framed a white man for the murder of a coed not long after a string of similar murders across the region committed by negroes.

  • Alexandra1973

    Of course the witnesses are afraid–snitches get stitches (and likely worse).

    • Magician

      Hello Alex! I am disappointed that we are now living in a country where we have to be in fear for our lives when telling the truth and protect the innocent

      • Alexandra1973

        No kidding. I’m 41 and I can honestly say, this is NOT the America I grew up in.

  • Beloved Comrade

    They are conditioned to see it that way by racial agitators like the head of the DOJ, Eric The Red Holder.

  • jayvbellis

    I think authorities have handled this situation rather well, same as Trayvon Martin case. Black mobs like to riot, make threats, loot right away, they don’t do well maintaining this over many, many months.

    The key is to drag things out, delay, leak the true facts slowly, not all at once, so it becomes a flow of facts contradicting the original , lying PC HAte Crime narrative .

    My take is that the Black mob, PC Leftist media. Sharpton -Holder- Black Panthers are more than willing to move on to the new Hate Criime of the Century case.

  • Ouch that’s gatta sting to the cause. Nah, its more fuel for the fire. Deny, then blame, whitey, Asians, and anybody else who is not a certain shade. The race card is played too often when latter we find the raciest was the supposed victim. Who fault is this? The biggest instigator would be main stream media, giving the Al’s and Jessy’s too much air time preaching their hate, and convincing that the black men and women are always victim’s even the criminals.
    The sooner the majority of the minority here begins to accept responsibility for there actions and words the sooner that true healing and unity of this country can really happen.
    playing a victim and the blame game as well the race card is only going to keep the black hood mentality as it is. Lost, corrosive, and despair.

    • Christorchaos

      I agree with your statement below. We are really in a situation of the “chickens coming home to roost”. The meme of White Devil vs. Black Angel has made great fodder for TV movies and University lectures for the last 50 years. Created a lot of ad revenue and tenured professorships. Built a lot of huge buildings named for politicians named Kennedy, Eagleton and Danforth.
      But then how do these same folks get the word out to 1 billion black people that it doesn’t give them the right to loot, rob, vandalize, steal, and generally be a menace to society? It can’t be done. It is too late.