WATCH LIVE: Protests continue in Ferguson despite heavy police presence
Protests continue in Ferguson, Missouri, in response to the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown last Saturday.
This post has been updated. Please see below.
Demonstrators were met with at least 70 St. Louis County SWAT team members and a heavy vehicle while protesting early Wednesday evening. Journalists Ryan J. Reilly and Wesley Lowery were arrested, then released, as was at least one state lawmaker.
Update, 10:30 p.m. EST: Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at the protesters, including some shots onto private residences. Watch footage, as posted online, below.
Watch a live stream from the area, as posted by KTVI-TV, below.
Another live stream from the area, as posted online, below.
[Image: Demonstrators stand in the street in Ferguson, Missouri August 11, 2014. By Mario Anzuoni for Reuters]