Attorney General Eric Holder headed to Ferguson

Eric Holder to Head to Ferguson

The attorney general is planning on arriving Wednesday

by #teamEBONY, August 19, 2014

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Attorney General Eric Holder headed to Ferguson

Attorney General Eric Holder headed to Ferguson

Attorney General Eric Holder will travel to Ferguson, Mo. Wednesday in reference to the investigation of the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, President Barack Obama announced Monday afternoon. Holder will meet with the FBI Wednesday.

Sunday, Holder called for a federal autopsy of Michael Brown. Previously, the St. Louis County medical examiner as well as an independent autopsy by Brown's family have been completed.

Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson fatally shot Brown August 9. According to the preliminary findings of the independent autopsy, Brown was shot at least six times with one fatal shot to the top of his head.

Read it at KSDK.

 
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