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Caller says she has the officer's side of the Ferguson shooting
CNN ^ | updated 1:54 AM EDT, Tue August 19, 2014 | By Eliott C. McLaughlin, Dana Ford and Holly Yan

Posted on 08/19/2014 6:17:15 AM PDT by Red Badger

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Dueling narratives

The officer who killed Brown says the teenager rushed at him full speed in the moments before the shooting, according to an account phoned in to a St. Louis radio station and confirmed by a source with detailed knowledge of the investigation.

According to the version on KFTK, phoned in by a woman who identified herself as "Josie," the altercation on August 9 began after Officer Darren Wilson rolled down his window to tell Brown and a friend to stop walking in the street.

When Wilson tried to get out of his cruiser, Brown first tried to push the officer back into the car, then punched him in the face and grabbed for his gun before breaking free after the gun went off once, the caller said.

Wilson pursued Brown and his friend, ordering them to freeze, according to the account. When they turned around, Brown began taunting Wilson, saying he would not arrest them, then ran at the officer at full speed, the caller said.

Wilson then began shooting. The final shot was to Brown's forehead, and the teenager fell two or three feet in front of Wilson, said the caller, who identified herself as the officer's friend.

A source with detailed knowledge of the investigation later told CNN the caller's account is "accurate," in that it matches what Wilson has told investigators.

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Government; US: Missouri
KEYWORDS: brown; bumrush; ferguson; wilson
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1 posted on 08/19/2014 6:17:15 AM PDT by Red Badger
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To: Red Badger

A dozen witnesses now back the cop’s story per a reporter tweet on Twitchy.

If that’s the case, the grand jury won’t even indict the cop.

RIOTS.

The inJustice Department will move for Civil Rights criminal charges.

Possible further riots when that doesn’t work or when the officer is found not guilty.

Hey, what’s going on in Iraq? With the southern border?

Who cares, says the MSM? We got a riot to cover!


2 posted on 08/19/2014 6:20:00 AM PDT by TigerClaws
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To: Red Badger

Has Reverend Al called her out as a racist/homophobe yet?


3 posted on 08/19/2014 6:20:08 AM PDT by YourAdHere (Barack is the wife.)
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To: Red Badger
This is on the See Nothing New website?

Wow. If your a member of the victim class, you know your case is doomed when you lose CNN.

The questions is, will CNN's broadcast operation air this?

The second questions is, if it does, will anybody see it?

4 posted on 08/19/2014 6:24:47 AM PDT by Texas Eagle (If it wasn't for double-standards, Liberals would have no standards at all -- Texas Eagle)
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To: TigerClaws

According to one report yesterday there were more ‘journalists’ on scene then protestors last night.


5 posted on 08/19/2014 6:26:24 AM PDT by Frapster (Build the America you want in your home... and keep looking up.)
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To: TigerClaws

The rioters don’t want to hear the truth. Pillaging and plundering is entertainment for them and it probably doesn’t help that that a large number are probably unemployed and the fire is being stoked by the MSM and the likes of Sharpton and The Black Panther Party


6 posted on 08/19/2014 6:27:02 AM PDT by jsanders2001
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To: TigerClaws

The provacateurs in the mob of “protestors” desperately wanted to create a violent incident whereby they could claim that the POLice overreacted. This would provide a pretext for further riots and an escalation of even more violence and looting. So far, that tactic hasn’t worked. So far.


7 posted on 08/19/2014 6:27:15 AM PDT by Starboard
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To: Red Badger
From what I understand the people who actually live in Ferguson hold peaceful protests in the day and at night all the mutts and gangstas come in from out of town and do all the rioting and looting, and they are gangstas I can see it.

Makes me wonder if The Regime is encouraging them because I've never seen something like this before. Rodney King was different, that was a cop beating him on tape that the MSM played day and night. This is a robbery with the perp getting into a scuffle with the cop, happens every single day but this one they pay attention to? It's the same with the Trayvon Martin case, self defense cases happen every day but that one explodes? Because The Regime exacerbated it.

8 posted on 08/19/2014 6:27:15 AM PDT by GrandJediMasterYoda (Hitlery: Incarnation of evil.)
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To: YourAdHere

He’ll probably say she’s a black Tea Party member who’s lying.../s


9 posted on 08/19/2014 6:29:10 AM PDT by jsanders2001
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To: GrandJediMasterYoda

Leave the belts!


10 posted on 08/19/2014 6:29:44 AM PDT by Dr. Ursus
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To: TigerClaws

A dozen witnesses now back the cop’s story per a reporter tweet on Twitchy.

I wish this were true but you are dealing with the “stop snitching” culture.

It will probably be enough that the original “eyewitnesses” testimony is so damaged that no grand jury will indict, and even if they do, those people will NEVER stand up under scrutiny in court.


11 posted on 08/19/2014 6:30:47 AM PDT by Molon Labbie (Prep. Now. Live Healthy, take your Shooting Iron daily.)
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To: GrandJediMasterYoda

DOJ sent in teams to encourage the protesting.

Just a jour-no-list concocted distraction to motivate Obama’s base voters (very base) and to keep the ObamaCare, ISIS, bad economic, open southern borders, etc. real news off the front page.

Instead, it’s time for a ‘dialogue on race’ - exactly like St. Trayvon before the last election.


12 posted on 08/19/2014 6:31:08 AM PDT by TigerClaws
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To: Red Badger

Here comes the CYA operation by the media.


13 posted on 08/19/2014 6:31:09 AM PDT by Third Person
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To: GrandJediMasterYoda

Juts looking at that photo, it’s too bad the liquor store owner didn’t have a gun. He nailed up plywood but of course the Obamasons went right through it. If he had an M-16 which of course he has the constitutional right to own but doesn’t because liberals do not understand the word “not”, he could have laid on the roof and picked them off one by one as they approached the place.


14 posted on 08/19/2014 6:31:23 AM PDT by GrandJediMasterYoda (Hitlery: Incarnation of evil.)
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To: GrandJediMasterYoda

Idiots with their pants down around their knees.......................


15 posted on 08/19/2014 6:33:04 AM PDT by Red Badger (If you compromise with evil, you just get more evil..........................)
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To: Molon Labbie

http://twitchy.com/2014/08/18/post-dispatch-reporter-more-than-a-dozen-witnesses-have-corroborated-cops-version-of-events/

They’ve already got recorded statements with the police. Likely on tape.

It happened it too open of an area and too many people saw it - unlike Zimmerman and that just took 2 or 3 to back George’s story for him to be found not guilty.

I don’t think Wilson will even be indicted on state charges.

RIOTS.

DOJ will then bow to political pressure and bring Civil Rights charges.


16 posted on 08/19/2014 6:33:26 AM PDT by TigerClaws
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To: Red Badger

This story has been out there for days and CNN is just now reporting it?


17 posted on 08/19/2014 6:34:46 AM PDT by DouglasKC
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To: TigerClaws

That’s exactly what it is because this crap doesn’t make sense, they are rioting and looting over something that happens every single day. Crook commits crime, crook gets shot by cop, end of story. I bet you 20 cases like that happened ever since this story broke, but this one causes rioting and looting? no no no, something else is going on here. This freakin’ Islamic mutt in the White house is organizing this stuff.


18 posted on 08/19/2014 6:35:37 AM PDT by GrandJediMasterYoda (Hitlery: Incarnation of evil.)
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To: DouglasKC

As Freeper ‘Third Person’ posted, it’s CYA time. The narrative has collapsed, so real truth is now in vogue...............


19 posted on 08/19/2014 6:38:18 AM PDT by Red Badger (If you compromise with evil, you just get more evil..........................)
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To: TigerClaws

Your post is spot on.

Eric the Holder of Social Justice can personally oversee/coordinate the protesting, now.


20 posted on 08/19/2014 6:38:18 AM PDT by Jane Long ("And when thou saidst, Seek ye my face; my heart said unto thee, Thy face, LORD, will I seek")
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To: Red Badger

Did white guilt die this week?


21 posted on 08/19/2014 6:38:38 AM PDT by Mamzelle
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To: TigerClaws
The DOJ Riot Unit ̣(ommunity Relations Group?) is already there in Ferguson to goad the local animals into more rioting. Perhaps a couple of innocence determinations can enable that unit to get rioting going in the big cities, too.
22 posted on 08/19/2014 6:39:02 AM PDT by arthurus (Read Hazlitt's Economics In One Lesson ONLINE http://steshaw.org/economics-in-one-lesson/)
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To: TigerClaws

They will have to move the trial in Chicago................


23 posted on 08/19/2014 6:39:14 AM PDT by Red Badger (If you compromise with evil, you just get more evil..........................)
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To: Molon Labbie

The governor can always appoint a special prosecutor to go after the innocent, like Governor Scott did in appointing Corey to go after Zimmerman.


24 posted on 08/19/2014 6:39:15 AM PDT by Cboldt
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To: Mamzelle

Yes it was shot in the head...................


25 posted on 08/19/2014 6:39:49 AM PDT by Red Badger (If you compromise with evil, you just get more evil..........................)
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To: jsanders2001
fire is being stoked by the MSM and the likes of Sharpton and The Black Panther Party

and now the DOJ.

26 posted on 08/19/2014 6:39:49 AM PDT by arthurus (Read Hazlitt's Economics In One Lesson ONLINE http://steshaw.org/economics-in-one-lesson/)
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To: TigerClaws
exactly like St. Trayvon before the last election.

That's it. Exactly.

27 posted on 08/19/2014 6:41:29 AM PDT by arthurus (Read Hazlitt's Economics In One Lesson ONLINE http://steshaw.org/economics-in-one-lesson/)
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To: GrandJediMasterYoda

We need a few rogue signs/banners sprinkled in the “crowds” (of mostly press and LEO’s), that say “Focus on our Borders!” or “ISIS is taking over, everywhere!” or “Squirrel!”...but, I digress.


28 posted on 08/19/2014 6:41:49 AM PDT by Jane Long ("And when thou saidst, Seek ye my face; my heart said unto thee, Thy face, LORD, will I seek")
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To: Starboard

They are like Hamas. They crave to see a passle of their own neighbors and clients get killed.


29 posted on 08/19/2014 6:42:58 AM PDT by arthurus (Read Hazlitt's Economics In One Lesson ONLINE http://steshaw.org/economics-in-one-lesson/)
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To: arthurus

> and now the DOJ

I think The Black Panther Party is one of their divisions now.../s


30 posted on 08/19/2014 6:46:26 AM PDT by jsanders2001
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To: Red Badger
So far, the only one saying MB was giving up and shot in the back is Darion Johnson, the Thug that has now admitted to robbing the store with Michael Brown.

What was Darion Johnson doing while Michael Brown was fighting with officer Darren Wilson & trying to get his gun which went off inside the vehicle during the scuffle?

31 posted on 08/19/2014 6:46:58 AM PDT by TexasCajun
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To: TexasCajun

His lawyer has him gagged...................


32 posted on 08/19/2014 6:59:21 AM PDT by Red Badger (If you compromise with evil, you just get more evil..........................)
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To: Red Badger

So, basically all the initial accounts were 100% inaccurate. Shocking.


33 posted on 08/19/2014 7:01:31 AM PDT by ilgipper
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To: GrandJediMasterYoda
That’s exactly what it is because this crap doesn’t make sense, they are rioting and looting over something that happens every single day. Crook commits crime, crook gets shot by cop, end of story. I bet you 20 cases like that happened ever since this story broke, but this one causes rioting and looting? no no no, something else is going on here. This freakin’ Islamic mutt in the White house is organizing this stuff.


Well Obomber is a community organizer. Maybe he realized that that is the only thing that he is good at. He seems to be doing a good job of it.
34 posted on 08/19/2014 7:01:50 AM PDT by the_boy_who_got_lost (Real men scare liberals)
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To: jsanders2001

The more militant wing of the DOJ.
Send in the thugs to stoke the fires while we call for call. Sounds like Hamas.


35 posted on 08/19/2014 7:06:59 AM PDT by manc (Marriage =1 man + 1 woman,when they say marriage equality then they should support polygamy)
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To: Red Badger

The story from the officers point of view seems to be consistent every time it is told.

The story from the perp’s point of view has multiple different versions, none of which is anywhere near the same.


36 posted on 08/19/2014 7:08:31 AM PDT by PoloSec ( Believe the Gospel: how that Christ died for our sins, was buried and rose again)
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To: TigerClaws

One black woman Dem said if they don’t convict then there would be more trouble.

I guess she has not heard of evidence and the justice system, but what is scary is how people trust the media, even on here people were pushing the left talking about, but also scary is that there are people voting who vote for the likes of this woman and Obama.


37 posted on 08/19/2014 7:08:32 AM PDT by manc (Marriage =1 man + 1 woman,when they say marriage equality then they should support polygamy)
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To: TigerClaws

“A dozen witnesses now back the cop’s story per a reporter tweet on Twitchy.
If that’s the case, the grand jury won’t even indict the cop.”

It all depends on what evidence is presented to the grand jury and what evidence is withheld. It has often been said a prosecutor can get a grand jury to indict a ham sandwich. In the current environment, if the prosecutor has any ambitions for a political career, he/she may conduct the grand jury to achieve the outcome she/he perceives will be most beneficial (or least damage) to career.

The pressure from the media, race baiters, Democrats, and federal government for an indictment of the officer has to be intense. Unfortunately our legal system has been politicized and corrupted. It no longer promotes equal justice under law or seeks to find the truth.

Any DA who stands tall, conducts a thorough and impartial investigation, and returns from the grand jury without an indictment will be pilloried by the left, the black community, and the media. Any ambitions for higher office will be dead and there will likely be demands for his/her resignation. Not to mention the wave of rioting and looting that will likely follow. How many men or women today will risk career to seek the truth?

Of course if the DA uses the grand jury process to deliver the indictment demanded by the mob, he/she will be hailed and celebrated by the media. If an innocent policeman is subsequently railroaded, convicted of a crime, and sent to prison the mob will be placated and the media can pronounce justice done. The end result will be a demonstration the legal system is completely politicized.

It is possible the policeman either used poor judgment or deliberately killed the suspect. If that is the case, an objective assessment of the facts should indicate he should be prosecuted.

In the current environment it seems highly unlikely there will be an impartial investigation and objective weighing of the evidence. The days when public servants even pretended to be honest, honorable, and virtuous are long gone.


38 posted on 08/19/2014 7:18:12 AM PDT by Soul of the South (Yesterday is gone. Today will be what we make of it.)
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To: GrandJediMasterYoda

When people lose everything and have nothing left to lose, they lose it. - Gerald Celente.

Obama let them down as he was destined to do. They know their time is short. If you live in an urban area, you should have CCW and always carry a pistol. Preferably something with 18 rounds in the handle. It’s going to get far worse and broader before it gets better. And we’re looking at 2.5 years to go.

And that doesn’t even include the Putin, ISIS, border and other issues that are only going to get worse.

See tag line.


39 posted on 08/19/2014 7:19:05 AM PDT by cuban leaf (The US will not survive the obama presidency. The world may not either.)
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To: Soul of the South

Good point. Word posted here that the grand jury is ALREADY being convened. Autopsy? Facts? Nah. Star chamber time.


40 posted on 08/19/2014 7:21:48 AM PDT by TigerClaws
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To: Red Badger

If the thug had gotten the gun from the officer and killed him, we’d barely have heard about it.


41 posted on 08/19/2014 7:23:00 AM PDT by Nea Wood (When people get used to preferential treatment, equal treatment seems like discrimination.-Sowell)
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To: TigerClaws

Sorry but we have a lynch mob and a media stoking it.. what makes you think facts matter


42 posted on 08/19/2014 7:32:19 AM PDT by tophat9000 (An Eye for an Eye, a Word for a Word...nothing more)
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To: Red Badger

I find it hard to believe that a veteran cop would be dumb enough, even in the heat of the moment, to kill somebody right out in the open with with his hands raised. Cops nowadays know that everything they do can show up on somebody’s smart phone.

Also, the shot pattern clearly shows that the cop was not aiming dead center, as he would have done if he really wanted to kill him. The wound to the top of his head can best be explained by the perp falling forward and receiving the last bullet as he was charging the cop.


43 posted on 08/19/2014 7:34:48 AM PDT by Socon-Econ
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To: TigerClaws; Red Badger

When you see the images from Ferguson and the press spin this whole thing is that White has been change to Black and Black has been changed to White by the race hustlers, and you have such one sleaze sitting in the “Black House” pulling the strings in D.C. = District of Columbia!!!

When are Whites going to punch this bubble that ENOUGH is enough???


44 posted on 08/19/2014 7:35:48 AM PDT by danamco (-)
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To: danamco

The sheeple will bleat up until they enter the slaughterhouse...................


45 posted on 08/19/2014 7:48:36 AM PDT by Red Badger (If you compromise with evil, you just get more evil..........................)
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To: Socon-Econ

That was my theory as well.................


46 posted on 08/19/2014 7:49:08 AM PDT by Red Badger (If you compromise with evil, you just get more evil..........................)
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To: Texas Eagle; Red Badger

Looks like there’s is no way that even Clinton Network News is able to spin the truth 180!!!

I don’t think it will pretty the day the White’s patience is flowing over, having had ENOUG of this race hustler game???


47 posted on 08/19/2014 7:52:30 AM PDT by danamco (-)
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To: danamco

Even blacks have Al and Jesse’s number. They have both been Booed at their latest try at fund raising off this stupidity................


48 posted on 08/19/2014 7:54:40 AM PDT by Red Badger (If you compromise with evil, you just get more evil..........................)
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To: jsanders2001; TigerClaws

How will they be able to explain the connection; looting and the BIG archangel Michael???


49 posted on 08/19/2014 7:55:33 AM PDT by danamco (-)
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To: Red Badger
The officer who killed Brown says the teenager rushed at him full speed in the moments before the shooting...

That's totally consistent with the video. The shop owner confronts the thug - thug pushes shop owner - then rather than just leave, the thug turns around wanting to fight. Hothead, chip on shoulder bully... we've seen his type before...he's NOT a gentle giant, he's a thug.,

50 posted on 08/19/2014 7:59:13 AM PDT by GOPJ ( Looted store owners in Ferguson should to sue the city. They paid for police protection - got none)
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