Police Investigating Assault and Theft Following Argument Between Brown Family Relatives

Chris Hayes, Fox 2 (St. Louis), October 22, 2014

In a recent statement, Michael Brown’s mother asked that her son not be part of self-serving business or political actions as she pleaded that he be remembered for the good. A reported assault and theft this past weekend may dramatically underscore that sentiment.

It happened Saturday night, October 18th, at about 8:15 pm in the parking lot of Red’s BBQ. {snip}

Police sources tell us Brown’s Grandmother, Pearlie Gordon, along with Brown’s Cousin Tony Petty, were selling t-shirts and other Michael Brown merchandise.

A police report describes a car pulling up and several people getting out. One of those people was reported to be Michael Brown’s Mom, Lesley McSpadden. A witness described McSpadden yelling ‘You can’t sell this s%$&” One of the relatives, who was selling, reportedly demanded McSpadden show a document proving she had a patent.

The police report says that’s when an unidentified person with McSpadden assaulted Petty so violently that it resulted in a 911 call. A witness tells Fox 2 that the weapon was a metal pipe or pole. The suspect reportedly struck Petty in the face. Medics then took him to Christian Northeast Hospital. The witness said the assault suspect grabbed merchandise and a box of cash believed to contain about $1,400.



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  • This sounds just like the MLK “fambly” squabbling.

    • propagandaoftruth

      They should open a Gentle Giant theme park and memorial museum.

      All sorts of negrotic possibilities there.

      • Price of admission: Ten cigarillos.

        Dress code strictly enforced: Men must sag their pants or shorts and expose their underwear, and wear Nike Jordan shoes whose MSRP when released was at least $250.

        • NeanderthalDNA

          GRRRRRRILAS must be properly tattooed and bulging out of spandex.

          • KristiMartin7

            Question Diversity before I saw the draft which had said $9775, I didn‘t believe that my mother in law woz truley erning money part time at their laptop.. there neighbor has been doing this 4 only about a year and resently repaid the debts on their mini mansion and purchased a top of the range Fiat Multipla. go to,…C&#97&#x73&#104&#83&#116&#111&#x72&#101d&#46&#x43&#111&#77

          • Michael Whalen

            First off, you need to brush up on your spelling and grammar. Second off, I’m guessing that your mother in law looks at lots of ceilings.

        • Must be willing to reach into cars and disarm others.

        • Earl P. Holt III

          Dem shoeses looks better hangin’ from de telephone and de power lineses…

      • EBT cards now welcome!

    • Oil Can Harry

      It also reminds me of Trayvon’s parents copyrighting his name right after he died so they could ca$h in.

      They now have a new revenue stream called the Trayvon Martin Foundation. Sure beats hawking bootleg T-shirts in a parking lot.

      • [Guest]

        >>>Sure beats hawking bootleg T-shirts in a parking lot.

        Yes, but Grandma Pearlie has her concession in the best parking lot in town—Red’s BBQ.

        Soon’s we sells ‘nother T-shirt, I’s gettin’ me mo dem good chicken wings! Uh-huh.

        • Earl P. Holt III


    • Fathercoughlin

      They are overcome with grief.They miss that Gentle Giant.His hearty laugh his warm smile…

      • Bill

        His large supply of cigarillos.

        • Earl P. Holt III

          You beat me to it…

      • Joe blow

        Stop it. You’re killin’ me.

      • Earl P. Holt III

        …and those cigars he always generously handed out from a seemingly endless supply…

  • Alexandra1973

    Why am I not surprised? Vultures, the lot of them.

  • Frank_DeScushin

    Man, that family jumps to serious violence quick to resolve matters. The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.

    • Oil Can Harry

      And Michael Brown’s cousin is Vonderrit Myers!

      An entire family of Gentle Giants (who aren’t mental giants).

      • One of my cousins is an electronics and computer repairman out on Long Island, NY. Another is a gay high school drama teacher in Greenwich Village.

        • Luca

          I never knew there was a subject called “gay high school drama.”

          A little humor there.

          • Kenner

            It’s called ‘Glee’.

          • Earl P. Holt III

            Required Course in all public high schools…

        • Oil Can Harry

          Hopefully he doesn’t teach at Harvey Milk High. He might get in trouble with the “student body”.

          Or incoming freshmen.

        • bilderbuster

          Aren’t you worried that one might strike the other in the face with a pipe at a family gathering?
          I understand that’s considered normal in some families.

        • Earl P. Holt III

          Maybe the engineer can re-wire the gay cousin’s shorts…

      • More like mental midgets.

      • Christorchaos

        I googled that. I do not see that theyre cousins. I see that they have a mutual cousin named Doug Hollis, who was involved in disputing the police report on the death of Myers

        • Earl P. Holt III

          Paternity is so difficult to ascertain, that they all pretty much acknowledge and accept that they are all related to each other…

      • Earl P. Holt III

        They are ALL “cousins” in one way or another…

    • Juggernaut3000

      The apple doesn’t rot far from the tree.

    • awb

      The turd doesn’t fall far from the anus. Fixed it!

  • You might be quick to think that this is indicative of how the handsupdontshoot cause is on its death throes, that various FAMBLY members are catching while catch can.

    But remember, this is a smaller scale of the same kind of FAMBLY feud that Martin Luther King’s relatives and descendants are famous for. And you can’t say that St. MLK is a dying cause, at least not officially.

    • Bill

      I think MLK’s niece, Dr. Alveda King, has spoken out denouncing the violence in Ferguson.

      • She’s the King relative that appeared at TPM rallies in the first year or so of its existence. She’s the black sheep of the family.

        • Earl P. Holt III

          So to speak…

  • B.E.L.

    Michael Brown is a lotto ticket to these people, nothing more.

    • Whitetrashgang

      I think so much of the media and family stuff is just all about the money, the riots and else everything.Well and the entertainment factor.

  • disqus_Xz3UA6obwj

    They just can’t help but expose themselves for the morally bankrupt, low IQ, violent fools they truly are.
    That’s it. I am now declaring that the liberal racial equality myth is deceased. Reality has finally won out.

    • Frank_DeScushin

      I want to like your comment that the racial equality myth is dead, but I still see way too many people who believe in that myth.

      Liberals have full control of schools so white kids are continuing to be brainwashed, and the U.S. Is increasingly being filled with a Third Worlders who desperately want to believe the myth is true.

      Sadly, I don’t think dirt will be thrown on the grave of the racial equality myth anytime soon.

      • bilderbuster

        For every child that grows up, a new one loses his first tooth and the next day wakes up a firm believer in The Tooth Fairy.

      • disqus_Xz3UA6obwj

        It’s dead in the minds of any sane honest person.

  • Truthseeker

    Three of Michael Brown’s relatives mentioned, and each has a different surname, none of which is “Brown.” That just looks messed up.

    • MekongDelta69

      Sounds about ‘normal’ to me!

    • [Guest]

      That’s not surprising given that all the Browns are blacks.

    • Fathercoughlin

      Did the GG’s mom confront her own mother??

    • Joe blow

      I think this primate lived with his guessed grandmother. Try to figure out that “family” structure.

  • Tarczan

    They called the cops! That’s just too much.

    • See? They’re not really afraid of the cops. They just want whites to think so in order to gain sympathy and more government goodies from the white man.

    • TruthBeTold

      Good catch.

  • anony

    Selling T-shirts? Best laugh of the…week!

    • StillModerated

      One of them was selling while the other was stealing. Sounds about right.

  • Adolf Verloc

    Damn, I was planning to approach Swisher about marketing a line of 12″ Churchills to be called “Gentle Giants.”

    • Julius Caesar

      I’ve got to be honest here, I’d buy one.

      • Adolf Verloc

        “A homie is only a homie, but a good cigar is a smoke!” (apologies to Rudyard Kipling)

  • Luca

    Luckily when the police arrived at the scene of this melee they didn’t just shoot the whole family who had their hands up in the air.

    • bilderbuster

      Even though that’s what they expect you to actually believe will happen.

  • Steve_in_Vermont

    It’s interesting to note that the same people, who a short time ago were so critical of the police, don’t hesitate to call them when the “wolf” knocks at their door. I imagine when the police arrived they put their hands up and yelled “don’t shoot”, just to be safe.

  • Easyrhino

    Who among us can’t wait to buy a Michael Brown bobble-head holding a box of stolen cigars?

    • MannyR

      Gym shorts you wear around your ankles and a raspberry colored tshirt with custom drilled holes

  • Tim_in_Indiana

    Is it okay that, when I read the teaser on the home page, “They argued over who could sell Michael Brown merchandise” I broke out laughing? Sorry, I just couldn’t help myself. It just seemed so…typically black.

  • disqus_Xz3UA6obwj

    Too bad they couldn’t have sent out officer Wilson on the call.

  • MekongDelta69

    When I first read this today, after I stopped laughing, all I could think of was… GIBSMEDAT

    • Douglas Quaid

      This is the funniest article I’ve read in a while, usually it is some new black outrage, but this is just plain funny!

  • Luca

    Once the coroner released the body to the family, I’m surprised they didn’t put him on ice in a tent with a cigar in his mouth and charge admission to have your picture taken with the body.

    • IstvanIN

      Or in one of those drive-through viewing things. Put in a quarter and the curtain opens.

      • IstvanIN

        As an example:

        • Douglas Quaid

          Ha! It took me a second to realize that the picture is of the dead guy, not one of his d-bag friends at his funeral.

          • phillyguy

            this is better than the circus

          • Joe blow

            Please stop. I’m gonna crap my pajamas.

        • Nancy

          A waste of a perfectly good sports car.

        • MBlanc46


        • [Guest]

          Ooooo, now dat is what I calls class.

          • shmo123

            Apparently, the 40 oz.’er wouldn’t fit in the cup holder. Gee, you’d think Lamborghini would offer that option.

  • Greg Thomas

    “In a recent statement, Michael Brown’s mother asked that her son not be part of self-serving business or political actions as she pleaded that he be remembered for the good.”

    What “good?”

    • Ike Eichenberg

      Michael Brown is waking up the next generation of realists.
      That’s a good thing as they are less likely to suffer from white quilt than the previous generation.

  • JohnEngelman

    It seems like violence runs in the family.

    • Luca

      Their like rottweilers and dogos. The whole damn genetic line is violent.

  • JohnEngelman

    This reminds me of the King family copyrighting everything connected to MLK.

  • dd121

    It doesn’t take blacks long to become a caricature. Maybe they could set up a concession at the monkey house.

  • Douglas Quaid

    You can’t make this stuff up! Haha! They should have froze the Gentle Giant ™ in carbonite so he can bless future generations with his presence. Admission to exhibit 25$ It is an additional 20$ to kiss the feet of the Carbonite Gentle Giant. Or, for a low price of $75 you get the whole shebang and can leave with a Gentle Giant T-shirt. The shirt has “F**K the police!” on the back and the likeness of the beloved Gentle Giant St. Michael the Brown warmly adorning the front (cigar in hand, halo around head).

    • phillyguy

      Douglas , that is better than the news story.

      • Nancy

        This has all kinds of possibilities, really: lunch boxes, do-rags, boxer shorts, Nike Special Edition Saint Michael high-tops complete with blood spatter detailing.

        They can even give out authentic “I Made The Pilgrimage” certificates, like you get when you visit The Holy Land.

  • ozamataz

    Vicious animals – all of them.

    • Whitetrashgang

      Well most.

  • Bon, From the Land of Babble

    Selling T-shirts to celebrate the death of a family thug?

    Oh, the irony!

    The family that is blaming the racist police for the death of their thug son called the same racist police to protect them from other thugs in their own family.

    Thugishness obviously runs in the family.

    You can’t make up crap this good.

  • Apparently the ‘Gentle Giant’ apple didn’t fall far from the Gentile Giant tree.

    • Juggernaut3000

      The “Gentle Giant” didn’t rot far from the family tree.

      I expect the cops are familiar with the entire family. I’d like to see the family tree complete with a list of felonies, prison terms, shot in action, etc.

  • [Guest]

    Blacks acting like blacks.

  • bilderbuster

    I can’t understand White idiots walking around wearing NFL jerseys with a Black man’s name on the back.

  • Bill

    CNN blasted Bristol Palin over the scene they were in. It was just some profanity toward someone thought to have assaulted somebody.
    But this seems much more violent, and little to nothing is reported on it.

  • Christorchaos

    My. The hits just keep on coming dont they? Unbelievable…

  • Earl Turner

    A patent?


    Oh well, at least it tried.

  • Itooktheredpill

    Classic negroes. Gotta love it. I will be honest negro antics can be highly entertaining under the right circumstances. You guys gotta watch bait car. If that show doesn’t make you a race realist nothing will.

  • RacialRay

    I think its a case of the “Out of Attica” theory at work here. What is learned in prison is reinforced on the street.

    Rabid dogs need to be put down, yo.

  • AmericanCitizen

    Look on the bright side, apparently the Browns are now working for themselves. What are the odds this is the first “job” any of them have had? And now they can pay taxes on the things they sell and get off public assistance and become self-sufficient and . . OK, I’ll stop now.

  • Earl P. Holt III

    Nigros hate capitalism, but they sho’ ’nuff does luv dat moooooooney…!

    • They hate capitalism only when white people do it successfully.

      • Earl P. Holt III

        I think my comment was more precise: I think they resent ANYONE who is doing better than they are — even their own kind — and even in those rare instances where their own kind do it honestly…

        “They bees always lookin’ ‘roun’ to see whot udders got and what they bees up to…”

  • Itooktheredpill

    Its truly incredible at how many of the car thieves are black. I love observing and analyzing their “thought process”.
    “O damn Ni**a they left da keys in da car? Youz bezt beleve I be takin diz bitch to da cribz” .
    Its a great example for low black IQ. I mean think about how stupid these people are its truly comical, hard to even comprehend for a person without experience with blacks. Imagine having the body of a 25 year old male but the mind of a a horny 12 year old essentially.

  • Joe blow

    Hilarious. They’re like jews–only not smart.

  • Joe blow

    It’s 2 AM-almost-and I was going to crawl into bed; but some of the posts have me laughing so hard I’m not sure I can sleep.

  • Itooktheredpill

    I have not seen that one but it sounds like a classic. I recently got into an debate with my extremely liberal, yoga instructor, vegetarian, short hair, anti racist aunt (why is it that all of those things always seem to go hand in hand? ). She lives in Poland which is one of the last 99.9% white countries on the planet. Needless to say her experience with blacks is almost non existent , all her information is based on highly biased news sources. I of course presented her with numerous statistics regarding black crime, black low intelligence, interracial violence being 90% black on white etc etc. I must have made 10 solid statistically backed points. But did any of that get through to her? Of course not, matter of fact pretty sure she kind of dislikes me now for revealing myself to be “racist in her eyes”. Anyway the point of the story is that people who have no experience with blacks are really so incredibly clueless and naive that its hard to believe sometime. Its literally hard for them to imagine that a group of people could be so dumb and childlike. They think iam exaggerating or making it up. Im often tempted to call them idiots but I cant help but think these people are not all stupid. Many of them have degrees, are professionals, are perfectly rational with other decisions but when it comes to race its just pure emotional responses the whole time. No facts, no experience just kumbaya, eternal peace, emotional were all the same garbage. As much as I love our race there is something deeply flawed amongst some of us.

  • Fathercoughlin

    And the car was stolen??LOL