Angry protesters face off with riot police in St. Louis over shooting of 18-year-old

October 10, 2014 6:09 AM

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Angry protesters face off with riot police in St. Louis over shooting of 18-year-old

Oct. 9, 2014: Protesters lock arms as they block a street a day after Vonderrit D. Myers was shot and killed by white, off-duty St. Louis police officer in St. Louis (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS – Protesters angered by the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by police faced off with officers in south St. Louis for a second night as accusations of racial profiling prompted calls for a federal investigation ahead of a weekend of planned peaceful rallies.

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