Report: Police Officer Working ‘Ferguson Detail’ Shot

| by Charles Roberts

A police officer has reportedly been shot near Ferguson, Missouri.

According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, a University City police officer was shot by an unidentified assailant. The severity of the officer’s injuries is unknown at this time. The officer is reportedly en route to the hospital right now.

According to Chuck Goudie of ABC 7 Chicago, the officer in question was working the “Ferguson detail.”

We will continue to update this story as more information comes in. 

Sources: Chuck Goudie, KSDK, Rafer Weigel, St. Louis Post-Dispatch / Photo Credit: Associated Press