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St. Louis County Police Chief comments on protest on West Florissant

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FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Chief Jon Belmar from the St. Louis County Police is on hand in Ferguson monitoring the events happening on West Florissant. Tensions rose dramatically just before 9 pm Sunday night after beauty store was looted on West Florissant.

Police had been taking a stand-off position prior to the looting. But after securing the business, more officers were called to West Florissant with riot gear.

FOX2’s Elliot Davis interview Chief Belmar as to what he thought was happening in Ferguson.