Skip to comments.Officer Darren Wilson Suffered “Orbital Blowout Fracture to Eye Socket” During Mike Brown Attack
Posted on 08/19/2014 8:22:57 AM PDT by mandaladon
The Gateway Pundit can now confirm from two local St. Louis sources that police Officer Darren Wilson suffered facial fractures during his confrontation with deceased 18 year-old Michael Brown. Officer Wilson clearly feared for his life during the incident that led to the shooting death of Brown. This was after Michael Brown and his accomplice Dorian Johnson robbed a local Ferguson convenience store.
Local St. Louis sources said Wilson suffered an orbital blowout fracture to the eye socket. This comes from a source within the District Attorneys office and confirmed by the St. Louis County Police.
(Excerpt) Read more at thegatewaypundit.com ...
Thank You for posting this article.
I’ve been trying to tell people this for days.
Good to have media confirmation.
PING to your attention.
More ‘proof’ that the officer was justified in using the gun to try and stop Mike Brown.
As they did with the George Zimmerman case, the Racists will say that he did that to himself AFTER the shooting.
Doesn’t matter anymore. The race baiters are all-in now, little things like facts won’t stop this train.
It stopped being about Brown on day 3.
Brown was never unarmed
I know there are protocols for all of this, but allowing a week of rioting before releasing key information like this is not helpful.
The nation, including itelligent people who share our views, were immediately led to believe the police shot a guy in his back 30 feet away. Now, that’s an impression that’s hard to reverse.
> He obviously punched himself after he shot Saint Michael in
> order to call it self-defense.
No, it was the recoil from the gun that whacked him in the left eye. Oh wait, he’s right-handed. Never mind.
/s (just in case)
...and he still managed to shoot rather well.......................
Any man the size of a football lineman is always dangerous.
> It stopped being about Brown on day 3.
Right. It’s about the “genocide” of black males by white cops.
Meanwhile in Chicago, Detroit, New York, Los Angeles, Miami, etc, black males continue to kill eachother on an average of at least 10 per day.
And abortions continue to claim a vastly disproportionate number of black children.
Please translate to English (in general not specifics of this case); Description of said injury, recovery time of said injury, side effects, and is he in danger of temporary or permanent eye damage. Thank You in advance...
I find it hard to believe that a veteran cop, even in the heat of the moment, would be stupid enough to execute a suspect out in the open with his hands raised. Nowadays, cops know their every move can be recorded on somebody’s iPhone.
Either that, or the recoil from his gun. /s
I hope he sues all those carpet baggers if this is the case.
Hmmm, is our corrupt, inept, and generally uneducated (real education, that is) MSM still using the phrase “gentle giant”?
This is another nail in the coffin of our press.
Really, who believes these dorks anymore?
When you weigh 272 lbs and are 6 ft 4 you are a weapon.
I can’t believe this violent cop went so far as to throw his face at St. Michael’s fist!! /sarc off/
Get ready for riots and burnings around the country if the innocent officer is not indicted....gotta have a Jesus on the cross.
This is what I referred to all evening.
I this for real? Gateway is the only source I can find.
Not only that, cops in Chicago regularly kill or injure armed ghetto rat scum from the trenches of Garfield Park or Englewood. There are no marches or riots.
Zimmerman got his nose busted and his head beaten in and they still tried to railroad him on a murder conviction.
Everyone knows that if Wilson isn't convicted of murder, that all of St. Louis is going to burn. Not that it would be much of a loss.
Eric Holder is fully aware of the medical condition of Wilson and the corroborating witness statements. He is not coming to Ferguson to plead on Wilson's behalf. He brought a posse and a rope and he's looking for a tree.
The rush to judgement to “lynch” Officer Wislon, by the MSM, Sharpton, Jackson< Holder and all will prove to be a complete disaster. If they do try Wilson, let’s hope he gets a change of venue.
We have known for days about this attack on the cop but it seems some would rather ignore all the facts and try to convict the cop because they hate cops.
Seems the more comes out the better it is for this cop.
I remember one freeper stating how the cop is not allowed to shoot and even went as far as citing a court case, TN v Garner but would not listen to me about case law after or objective reasonableness or totality of circumstances.
Now more info comes out the cop was right to shoot, he was attacked the thug was not running away and he was seen robbing and assaulting a store owner.
Remember when a handful on here was always saying how the cop is wrong to shoot , they think they’re military, and the thug was targeted ?
Yea funny how those posters have disappeared over the last two days.
The family could of by now got a photo to Drudge or others.
so you want the cops to also go through a public court of opinion without facts.
Here is a better idea, everyone in this country should stop watching the media and get a mind for themselves.
Far too many sheep in this country which become back seat drivers after watching the likes of CNN, MSNBC, FOX
Hysterical black racists think whoever ‘feels’ the strongest gets to win. They’re wrong. Facts have weight.
Black ‘truth haters’ didn’t want the shop owner video to come out because that video put to rest the ‘gentle giant’ lie. It also showed the MO of the thug. When confronted, he roughed up the shop owner - then turned on him a second time when he thought the shop owner might stand up to him. That’s probably what happened with Wilson.
Depends on which 'side' you are on.
The nation, including itelligent people who share our views, were immediately led to believe the police shot a guy in his back 30 feet away. Now, thats an impression thats hard to reverse.
Yes, and it is because of the media and the Federal Government, and the Governor of Missouri. Not the local Police Department.
You probably haven't seen or even heard of the Police Report for the shooting incident, because the media doesn't want to publish it. It has been available for days.
I have the report number and pictures of it.
They would just call that “urban renewal”.
Drip, drip, drip
Not a Doc, but here is the treatment:
Orbital Floor Blowout Treatment
Depending on the damage, most people who suffer an orbital blowout will require surgery. ER physicians will first make sure you are stabilized and tend to any injuries that require immediate treatment. They will also prescribe general antibiotics to prevent infection. You will be instructed not to blow your nose for several weeks, as doing so can cause additional swelling, injury and possibly air to enter the tissue. Ice packs should be gently applied to the orbit for the first 48 hours. You will then be instructed to see your optometrist or ophthalmologist to make sure you do not have any other damage to your eye. Next, you will be referred to a maxillofacial surgeon who specializes in the repair of orbital blowout fractures.
Mike hit the officer so hard in the face that be broke the officer’s skull around the eyeball.
The CT scan posted at the gateway pundit site indicates University of Iowa. Is this a random example of an orbital blowout Fx dated 1/10/2011? If so, this should spark new conspiracy theories for those so inclined. It seems a tad reckless to me.
I’m really impressed with the police officer......he was trained well obviously.
To me, it looks loke he shot the guy in the arm.....thinking that would stop him......and kept shooting in a straight line up the arm when he realizes this monster wouldn’t stop......
finally giving him the head taps.
In a perfect world, they would give the officer medals!!!!,
I applaud your sarcasm tag, however, there are those on FR who will view your comment as a very possible and legitimate “question” and seek to argue that and other inane “possibilities”.
“What if he intentionally rammed his face into a stationary object to injure himself?”
“Did he pay a thug to hit him?”
And on and on...
Exactly. That’s why some people still revere St. Skittles. The real facts of how he stalked and attacked Zimmerman only came out at the trial. By then lofo people had made up their minds.
If the race baiters want to get their way, they need to push for and get passed a constitutional amendment that states that whites do not have the right to defend themselves against violent blacks. Until they do that, they need to shut their traps.
It’s all about who does the shooting.
I knew they were in trouble when I heard Sharpton’s speech on Saturday. (Paraphrasing). “ Nuttin mattas in dis matter cept Michael Brown were unarmed. Da video, wedder he were goin to cop car, has nuttin ta do wit anyting.”
Now we can see why it isn’t important that Michael was a gentle giant walking across the street, that he had his arms up surrendering, that he tried to run and was shot in the back. Now it is just down to he was unarmed.
“This keeps looking better for Wilson”
it never should have looked bad for Wilson. These creeps have ruined his life, his department’s reputation nationally, and their town. Forget what they’ve done for real “civil rights.”
Yes, it’s irresponsible. The leftist narrative should have been smashed at the outset
NEVER let them define the agenda. It’s always wrong and mean spirited and results in miscarriages of justice (LAPD, Duke Lacrosse, Zimmerman, now Wilson)
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