ST. CHARLES, Mo. – A march for justice in St. Charles this afternoon. Video from Bommarito Automotive Skyfox Helicopter shows peaceful protesters walking down Highway 94. Traffic was stopped during the demonstration.
Many drivers left their cars and joined the march. One woman got out of her car and handed bottles of water to protesters.
A group of college girls worked with police to organize the movement. St. Charles Mayor Dan Borgmeyer spoke before the march began.
“March peacefully. This is an incredible opportunity for you today to send a message of love and unity to all of the people who see it today. We support you, we support your battle. Have a great day,” said Mayor Dan Borgmeyer.
Police cleared a path for the protestors by temporarily blocking off parts of Highway 94 and Zumbehl Road.