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09/08/2014 Michael Brown is killed by a police officer

The shooting of Michael Brown occurred in August 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri, a northern suburb of St. Louis. Brown, an 18-year-old African American, walking with a friend in the center of a two-way road and was fatally shot by Darren Wilson, a 28-year-old white police officer. Brown was hit a total of 6 times from the front.