Rep. Clay says state charges must come from county prosecutor

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FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) - Missouri congressman Lacy Clay agrees that state charges in the Michael Brown shooting must come from the county prosecutor's office.

He was part of the gathering at the Ferguson church Saturday afternoon with Governor Nixon and the state highway patrol.

He reminded the crowd that the federal government would handle civil rights violations.

Clay complimented the highway patrol for the way it’s handling the situation in Ferguson.

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