Angry protesters repeatedly shouted "We are Michael Brown" as they demonstrated against the shooting of an 18-year-old college student.
Residents, at the scene of the shooting in Ferguson, St Louis, chanted "please don't shoot me" towards police officers.
Some later marched to the police department headquarters to continue protesting.
The peaceful protesters are now at the Ferguson Police Department exercising their first amendment right . http://t.co/AMqyYGcd1Z
More top news
A 3-year-old child grabbed his mother's gun from her purse when he went to get her iPhone, police said.
A 350,000 ton landslip in the Harbury area between Leamington Spa and Banbury yesterday is affecting both train services.
It is freezing cold again today in the cutting north-north-west winds. Northern Scotland can expect to see some snow.