Surveillance video released of fatal officer-involved shooting near Ferguson, Missouri (VIDEO)
ST. LOUIS — [Breaking news update posted at 8:20 a.m. ET] An 18-year-old male held a gun “straight out” at a Berkeley, Missouri, police officer before that officer fired “what we think … were three shots,” St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar said Thursday. The man — who died after being shot by the officer — is not believed to have fired any shots himself, according to Belmar.