Rally in response to death of Ferguson teenager Michael Brown held in Bridgeport

Speakers at the rally delivered a message of

Speakers at the rally delivered a message of nonviolence. (Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

A rally in response to the death of Ferguson, Missouri teenager Michael Brown was held Tuesday evening in Bridgeport.

Brown, 18, was fatally shot last week by a police officer. The shooting has sparked more than a week of demonstrations in Ferguson, with some of the demonstrations turning violent. Brown's family has asked for the violence to stop.

Hundreds of people attended Bridgeport's...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with access to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?


advertisement | advertise on News 12

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

A peaceful rally is being planned this week Rally planned this week in Bridgeport A law enforcement officer watches Sunday, Aug. 17, Police deploy tear gas to impose Ferguson curfew